Thomas Jefferson Elementary School (Closed 2010)

2635 Chestnut Hill Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95826
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School served 239 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 was higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment was 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
239 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
23:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
33%
54%
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Black
22%
5%
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White
37%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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