Thomas Jefferson Middle School



Thomas Jefferson Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 221
7 190
8 218
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomas Jefferson Middle School is a public elementary school located in Indio, CA in the Desert Sands Unf School District. It enrolls 629 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 629
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.75

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Thomas Jefferson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 322
(51%)
10,212
(51%)
 Female 307
(49%)
9,826
(49%)

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 606
(96%)
14,328
(72%)
 White 9
(1%)
4,319
(22%)
 Black 8
(1%)
357
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
60
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
433
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
522
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
19
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 544
(86%)
12,061
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(10%)
2,163
(11%)
 Not Eligible 20
(3%)
5,814
(29%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 728
2006 833
2007 825
2008 846
2009 785
2010 707
2011 612
2012 629

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 23.2
2007 18.9
2008 20
2009 19.6
2010 N/A
2011 19.1
2012 24.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82142857142857
2006 0.82232893157263
2007 0.91636363636364
2008 0.89952718676123
2009 0.90828025477707
2010 0.91937765205092
2011 0.86274509803922
2012 0.96820349761526

Compare Thomas Jefferson Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,440.0% 24.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 96.8%
 

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Thomas Jefferson Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 629 24.4:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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