Top 3 Best Jefferson Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,572 students in Jefferson, WI (there are 2 private schools, serving 226 private students). 87% of all K-12 students in Jefferson, WI are educated in public schools (compared to the WI state average of 86%).
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson, WI are East Elementary School, Jefferson Middle School and West Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jefferson, WI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in Jefferson have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Wisconsin public schools.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Jefferson, WI Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
East Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
120 S Sanborn Ave
Jefferson, WI 53549
(920) 675-1400
Grades: PK-5
| 302 students
Rank: #22.
Jefferson Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
501 S Taft Ave
Jefferson, WI 53549
(920) 675-1300
Grades: 6-8
| 397 students
Rank: #33.
West Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
900 W Milwaukee St
Jefferson, WI 53549
(920) 675-1200
Grades: PK-5
| 273 students
Rank: #44.
Jefferson High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
700 W Milwaukee St
Jefferson, WI 53549
(920) 675-1100
Grades: 9-12
| 600 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Jefferson, Wisconsin

Jefferson, Wisconsin Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
700 W Milwaukee St
Jefferson, WI 53549
(920) 675-1100
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Turner Middle School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
700 W Milwaukee St
Jefferson, WI 53549
(920) 675-1100
Grades: 9-12
| 9 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Jefferson, WI?
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson, WI include East Elementary School, Jefferson Middle School and West Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Jefferson, WI?
4 public schools are located in Jefferson, WI.
What percentage of students in Jefferson, WI go to public school?
87% of all K-12 students in Jefferson, WI are educated in public schools (compared to the WI state average of 86%).
What is the racial composition of students in Jefferson, WI?
Jefferson, WI public schools minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public schools average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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