Jefferson Elementary School



Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 24
K 44
1 48
2 45
3 52
4 38
5 50
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Marion, IL in the Marion Community Unit School District 2. It enrolls 301 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary School is the 1,772nd largest public school in Illinois and the 41,134th largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 301
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,134th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,772nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 884th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,522nd out of 2,345

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Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 158
(52%)
1,514
(52%)
 Female 143
(48%)
1,391
(48%)

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 238
(79%)
2,388
(82%)
 Black 26
(9%)
225
(8%)
 Two or More 20
(7%)
168
(6%)
 Hispanic 13
(4%)
84
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
35
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 181
(60%)
1,436
(49%)
 Not Eligible 120
(40%)
1,302
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
167
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 1,259th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.1%) 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 271
2006 247
2007 254
2008 272
2009 271
2010 267
2011 279
2012 301

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 14.5
2007 14.9
2008 17
2009 16.9
2010 17.8
2011 16.4
2012 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70479704797048
2006 0.84210526315789
2007 0.70472440944882
2008 0.6875
2009 0.68634686346863
2010 0.65543071161049
2011 0.5663082437276
2012 0.60132890365449

Compare Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.1%
 

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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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