Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 86
2 72
3 85
4 81
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Paramount, CA in the Paramount Unf School District. It enrolls 476 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 3,615th largest public school in California and the 23,808th largest nationally. It has 28.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 476
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,808th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,615th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,403rd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,477th out of 6,159

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 245
(51%)
5,356
(51%)
 Female 231
(49%)
5,247
(49%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 420
(88%)
9,283
(88%)
 Black 41
(9%)
890
(8%)
 White 7
(1%)
136
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
139
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
71
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
81
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 368
(77%)
8,093
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 108
(23%)
2,510
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 4,714th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Jefferson Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 598
2006 576
2007 568
2008 566
2009 478
2010 465
2011 500
2012 476

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.1
2006 22.2
2007 20.3
2008 23.6
2009 19.9
2010 N/A
2011 29.4
2012 28.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85953177257525
2006 0.76041666666667
2007 0.8556338028169
2008 0.85335689045936
2009 0.89330543933054
2010 0.91612903225806
2011
2012 0.22689075630252

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,880.0% 28.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Jefferson Elementary
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Public KG - 05 476 28.8:1  
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Southland Christian Academy
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Private KG - 08 143 16:1 2 miles
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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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