Thomas Jefferson Primary School



Thomas Jefferson Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas Jefferson Primary School Students by Grade
PK 10
K 76
1 100
2 77
3 73
4 89
5 48
6 52
7 0
8 1
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomas Jefferson Primary School is a public elementary school located in Peoria, IL in the Peoria School District 150. It enrolls 526 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thomas Jefferson Primary School is the 623rd largest public school in Illinois and the 19,157th largest nationally. It has 10.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 526
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 50.78
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,157th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 623rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 332nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 240th out of 2,345

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Thomas Jefferson Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 264
(50%)
5,349
(52%)
 Female 262
(50%)
4,922
(48%)

Thomas Jefferson Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 281
(53%)
5,820
(57%)
 White 123
(23%)
2,436
(24%)
 Hispanic 59
(11%)
951
(9%)
 Two or More 45
(9%)
855
(8%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
160
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
33
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
16
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 391
(74%)
7,190
(70%)
 Not Eligible 135
(26%)
2,822
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
259
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Thomas Jefferson Primary School is ranked 405th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.3%) is 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.

Thomas Jefferson Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 352
2006 348
2007 341
2008 481
2009 438
2010 547
2011 541
2012 526

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 18.3
2007 18.9
2008 12.5
2009 10.7
2010 12.4
2011 12.1
2012 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64488636363636
2006 0.76149425287356
2007 0.69794721407625
2008 0.66528066528067
2009 0.88812785388128
2010 0.81170018281536
2011 0.79482439926063
2012 0.74334600760456

Compare Thomas Jefferson Primary 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 74.3%
 

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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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