Jefferson Elementary School



Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 100
K 212
1 207
2 221
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jefferson, GA in the Jefferson City School District. It enrolls 740 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary School is the 357th largest public school in Georgia and the 6,004th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 740
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,004th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 357th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 599th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 301st out of 1,342

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Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 403
(54%)
1,073
(52%)
 Female 337
(46%)
998
(48%)

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 568
(77%)
1,611
(78%)
 Black 86
(12%)
193
(9%)
 Hispanic 63
(9%)
186
(9%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
52
(3%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
26
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 453
(61%)
1,331
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 227
(31%)
575
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 60
(8%)
165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 951st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.8%) is 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1079
2006 1178
2007 682
2008 686
2009 730
2010 736
2011 751
2012 740

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 13.5
2007 12.3
2008 12.1
2009 13.4
2010 14.3
2011 14.6
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26506024096386
2006 0.276740237691
2007 0.29178885630499
2008 0.30320699708455
2009 0.35068493150685
2010 0.37771739130435
2011 0.39147802929427
2012 0.38783783783784

Compare Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson Elementary School
Jefferson, GA
Public PK - 02 740 15.1:1  
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Public 06 - 08 658 16.7:1 1 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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