Jefferson Elementary School



Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 149
1 139
2 124
3 125
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 Jerome, ID in the Jerome Joint School District. It enrolls 537 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary School is the 82nd largest public school in Idaho and the 18,169th largest nationally. It has 21.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 537
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.04
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,169th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 82nd out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 277th out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 94th out of 391

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Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 270
(50%)
1,316
(51%)
 Female 267
(50%)
1,267
(49%)

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 311
(58%)
1,332
(52%)
 White 217
(40%)
1,199
(46%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
29
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 357
(66%)
1,628
(63%)
 Not Eligible 145
(27%)
716
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(7%)
239
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 32nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 470
2006 457
2007 488
2008 525
2009 524
2010 515
2011 504
2012 537

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 19
2007 19.3
2008 20.8
2009 21
2010 20.2
2011 21.4
2012 21.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5468085106383
2006 0.55798687089716
2007 0.49795081967213
2008 0.48571428571429
2009 0.5381679389313
2010 0.55339805825243
2011 0.69246031746032
2012 0.72998137802607

Compare Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
2,140.0% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 73.0%
 

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Jefferson Elementary School
Jerome, ID
Public KG - 03 537 21.4:1  
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Public PK - 05 698 21.9:1 11 miles
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Public PK - 04 479 20:1 11 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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