Jefferson Elementary School



Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 29
K 61
1 45
2 49
3 45
4 53
5 48
6 58
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Belleville, IL in the Belleville School District 118. It enrolls 388 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary School is the 1,279th largest public school in Illinois and the 32,827th largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 388
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,827th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,279th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 858th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,026th out of 2,345

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $25.99

Find Former JES Alumni

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 205
(53%)
1,546
(50%)
 Female 183
(47%)
1,517
(50%)

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 198
(51%)
1,582
(52%)
 Black 145
(37%)
1,168
(38%)
 Two or More 20
(5%)
159
(5%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
118
(4%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
16
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
6
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 230
(59%)
1,687
(55%)
 Not Eligible 130
(34%)
1,139
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(7%)
237
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 857th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 54.0%. 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 329
2006 355
2007 340
2008 286
2009 315
2010 369
2011 330
2012 388

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 25.4
2007 21.2
2008 10.9
2009 12.9
2010 14.5
2011 14.7
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42249240121581
2006 0.54929577464789
2007 0.53235294117647
2008 0.67482517482517
2009 0.6031746031746
2010 0.51761517615176
2011 0.61515151515152
2012 0.66494845360825

Compare Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 66.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson Elementary School
Belleville, IL
Public PK - 06 388 13:1  
Douglas Elementary School
Belleville, IL
Public 01 - 06 254 13.2:1 1 miles
St Teresa Catholic School
Belleville, IL
Private PK - 08 326 16:1 1 miles
Washington School
Belleville, IL
Public PK - KG 233 27.9:1 2 miles
Governor French Academy
Belleville, IL
Private UG - UG 172 12:1 2 miles
Cathedral Grade School
Belleville, IL
Private PK - 08 164 12:1 2 miles
Franklin Elementary School
Belleville, IL
Public PK - 06 223 14.4:1 2 miles
Zion Lutheran School
Belleville, IL
Private PK - 08 280 15:1 2 miles
Roosevelt Elementary School
Belleville, IL
Public KG - 06 365 16.1:1 2 miles
Henry Raab Elementary School
Belleville, IL
Public KG - 06 153 12.9:1 2 miles
Whiteside Elementary School
Belleville, IL
Public PK - 04 797 17.1:1 2 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.