Jefferson Magnet School



Jefferson Magnet School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Magnet School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 101
2 102
3 97
4 88
5 102
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Magnet School is a public elementary school located in Norwalk, CT in the Norwalk School District. It enrolls 579 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Magnet School is the 83rd largest public school in Connecticut and the 14,783rd largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 579
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.99

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Jefferson Magnet School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 296
(51%)
4,088
(52%)
 Female 283
(49%)
3,735
(48%)

Jefferson Magnet School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 305
(53%)
3,080
(39%)
 Black 113
(20%)
1,464
(19%)
 White 88
(15%)
2,749
(35%)
 Asian 62
(11%)
412
(5%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
107
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Jefferson Magnet School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 298
(51%)
3,143
(40%)
 Not Eligible 211
(36%)
3,943
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 70
(12%)
737
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Jefferson Magnet School is ranked 104th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Magnet School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.6%) is higher than the state average of 40.2%. 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 Magnet School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 465
2006 441
2007 494
2008 518
2009 539
2010 561
2011 584
2012 579

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 14.3
2007 15.1
2008 13.2
2009 16.1
2010 14.9
2011 13.9
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53118279569892
2006 0.43764172335601
2007 0.4331983805668
2008 0.47490347490347
2009 0.53617810760668
2010 0.62745098039216
2011 0.62842465753425
2012 0.63557858376511

Compare Jefferson Magnet School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 63.6%
 

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Public KG - 05 579 14.8:1  
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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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