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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Jefferson School District serving 1,900 students in Jefferson, Wisconsin.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Jefferson School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Jefferson East Elementary School
    120 S Sanborn Ave
    Jefferson, WI 53549
    (920)675-1400

    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
  • Jefferson Jefferson High School
    700 W Milwaukee St
    Jefferson, WI 53549
    (920)675-1100

    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
  • Jefferson Jefferson Middle School
    501 S Taft Ave
    Jefferson, WI 53549
    (920)675-1300

    Grades: 6-8 | 381 students
  • Sullivan Sullivan Elementary School
    618 Bakertown Rd
    Sullivan, WI 53178
    (920)675-1500

    Grades: PK-5 | 214 students
  • Jefferson West Elementary School
    900 W Milwaukee St
    Jefferson, WI 53549
    (920)675-1200

    Grades: PK-5 | 305 students

Overview

School District NameJefferson School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,900 students
# of Teachers137 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students986 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students914 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.36
# of American Indian Students10 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students15 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students327 students
% Hispanic Students
17%
# of Black Students38 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students1,493 students
% White Students
78%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students16 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:119
# of Students in Kindergarten:119
# of Students in 1st Grade:119
# of Students in 2nd Grade:126
# of Students in 3rd Grade:133
# of Students in 4th Grade:120
# of Students in 5th Grade:127
# of Students in 6th Grade:125
# of Students in 7th Grade:129
# of Students in 8th Grade:127
# of Students in 9th Grade:179
# of Students in 10th Grade:149
# of Students in 11th Grade:170
# of Students in 12th Grade:158
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Jefferson School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,165 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,923. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,109 is less than the state average of $14,711. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$23 MM$12 MM
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Spending$23 MM$12 MM
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Revenue / Student$12,165$14,923
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Spending / Student$12,109$14,711
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson School District and average spending per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Jefferson School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.36, which is higher than the Wisconsin average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is West Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.