Jefferson Elementary School



Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 76
1 77
2 75
3 69
4 71
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Pocatello, ID in the Pocatello School District. It enrolls 434 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary School is the 151st largest public school in Idaho and the 28,092nd largest nationally. It has 20.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 434
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,092nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 151st out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 227th out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 149th out of 391

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Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 218
(50%)
4,337
(48%)
 Male 216
(50%)
4,638
(52%)

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 344
(79%)
7,281
(81%)
 Hispanic 69
(16%)
878
(10%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
184
(2%)
 American Indian 7
(2%)
394
(4%)
 Black 3
(1%)
95
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
38
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
105
(1%)

Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 282
(65%)
4,092
(46%)
 Not Eligible 102
(24%)
3,940
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(12%)
943
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 55th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.5%) 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 573
2006 553
2007 524
2008 503
2009 398
2010 429
2011 439
2012 434

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.5
2006 20.2
2007 20
2008 18.9
2009 16.8
2010 16.7
2011 17.2
2012 20.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.57591623036649
2006 0.5623869801085
2007 0.6087786259542
2008 0.63817097415507
2009 0.64824120603015
2010 0.81118881118881
2011 0.81321184510251
2012 0.76497695852535

Compare Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
2,040.0% 20.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 76.5%
 

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Public PK - 05 434 20.4:1  
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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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