Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 161
1 151
2 130
3 155
4 135
5 139
6 25
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Santa Ana, CA in the Santa Ana Unf School District. It enrolls 896 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 404th largest public school in California and the 2,243rd largest nationally. It has 26.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 896
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,243rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 404th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,447th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 612th out of 6,159

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 462
(52%)
20,297
(51%)
 Female 434
(48%)
19,637
(49%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 799
(89%)
38,173
(96%)
 Asian 49
(5%)
923
(2%)
 White 37
(4%)
474
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
148
(0%)
 Black 5
(1%)
135
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
41
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
40
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 558
(62%)
32,498
(81%)
 Not Eligible 237
(26%)
4,786
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 101
(11%)
2,650
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 496th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.5%) is 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.

Jefferson Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 956
2006 941
2007 936
2008 932
2009 948
2010 961
2011 880
2012 896

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.9
2006 21.9
2007 18.9
2008 21.2
2009 23.7
2010 N/A
2011 24.4
2012 26.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67677824267782
2006 0.72051009564293
2007 0.76495726495726
2008 0.79828326180258
2009 0.83649789029536
2010 0.81477627471384
2011
2012 0.73549107142857

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,670.0% 26.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 73.5%
 

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Public KG - 06 896 26.7:1  
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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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