Jefferson Elementary School



Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 50
1 51
2 49
3 36
4 48
5 44
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dekalb, IL in the Dekalb Community Unit School District 428. It enrolls 318 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary School is the 1,683rd largest public school in Illinois and the 39,615th largest nationally. It has 10.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 318
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.64
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,615th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,683rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 332nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 950th out of 2,345

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Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 166
(52%)
2,130
(48%)
 Male 152
(48%)
2,334
(52%)

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 133
(42%)
2,371
(53%)
 Hispanic 116
(36%)
1,051
(24%)
 Black 41
(13%)
743
(17%)
 Asian 22
(7%)
96
(2%)
 Two or More 5
(2%)
185
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 142
(45%)
2,085
(47%)
 Not Eligible 126
(40%)
1,981
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(16%)
398
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 1,191st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.4%) 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 355
2006 346
2007 348
2008 367
2009 316
2010 316
2011 328
2012 318

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 13.3
2007 13.9
2008 13.8
2009 13.4
2010 18.1
2011 18.2
2012 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36056338028169
2006 0.34682080924855
2007 0.42241379310345
2008 0.41689373297003
2009 0.55063291139241
2010 0.5126582278481
2011 0.53353658536585
2012 0.60377358490566

Compare Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,040.0% 10.4:1
 
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 60.4%
 

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Public PK - 05 318 10.4:1  
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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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