Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School serves 767 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 767 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students767 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1289 out of 9584 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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Asian
15%
11%
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Hispanic
20%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
58%
24%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurbank Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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