Jefferson Academy



Jefferson Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 250
4 204
5 219
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Academy is a public elementary school located in Jefferson, GA in the Jefferson City School District. It enrolls 673 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Academy is the 477th largest public school in Georgia and the 8,906th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 673
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,906th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 477th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,171st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 700th out of 1,342

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Jefferson Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 337
(50%)
1,073
(52%)
 Female 336
(50%)
998
(48%)

Jefferson Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 525
(78%)
1,611
(78%)
 Hispanic 67
(10%)
186
(9%)
 Black 56
(8%)
193
(9%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
52
(3%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
26
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Jefferson Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 439
(65%)
1,331
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 181
(27%)
575
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(8%)
165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Jefferson Academy is ranked 1,083rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.6%. 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 Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 N/A
2007 554
2008 600
2009 626
2010 650
2011 647
2012 673

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 14
2008 14.3
2009 15.6
2010 17.1
2011 16.6
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007 0.30324909747292
2008 0.33166666666667
2009 0.3370607028754
2010 0.34923076923077
2011 0.34930448222566
2012 0.34769687964339

Compare Jefferson Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson Academy
Jefferson, GA
Public 03 - 05 673 17.6:1  
Jefferson Elementary School
Jefferson, GA
Public PK - 02 740 15.1:1 1 miles
Jefferson Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 658 16.7:1 1 miles
Gum Springs Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 794 15:1 7 miles
East Jackson Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 426 13.7:1 7 miles
West Jackson Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 890 14.8:1 7 miles
South Jackson Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 544 13.3:1 8 miles
North Jackson Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 353 13.6:1 8 miles
Kings Bridge Middle School
Athens, GA
Public 06 - 08 358 11.9:1 8 miles
East Jackson Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 522 14.5:1 8 miles
Hope Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 76 7:1 10 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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