Thomas Jefferson School

  • Thomas Jefferson School serves 307 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Thomas Jefferson School's student population of 307 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students307 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thomas Jefferson School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomas Jefferson School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3244 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
25%
17%
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White
51%
44%
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Two or more races
11%
2%
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Diversity Score0.660.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBinghamton City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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  • Binghamton West Middle School
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    0.4 miles
    W Middle Ave
    Binghamton, NY 13905
    (607)763-8401
    0.4 6-8 631
  • Binghamton Horace Mann School
    Grades: K-5 | 292 students
    0.6 miles
    30 College St
    Binghamton, NY 13905
    (607)762-8273
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  • Binghamton Woodrow Wilson School
    Grades: K-5 | 426 students
    0.8 miles
    287 Prospect St
    Binghamton, NY 13905
    (607)763-8442
    0.8 K-5 426
  • Binghamton Binghamton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1534 students
    1.1 miles
    31 Main St
    Binghamton, NY 13905
    (607)762-8239
    1.1 9-12 1534
  • Binghamton Broome Developmental Center Special Education School
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    1.4 miles
    249 Glenwood Rd
    Binghamton, NY 13905
    (607)770-0475
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