Jefferson Middle School



Jefferson Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 178
7 201
8 177
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Middle School is a public elementary school located in Springfield, IL in the Springfield School District 186. It enrolls 556 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 10.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 556
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.37

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Jefferson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 294
(53%)
5,738
(52%)
 Female 262
(47%)
5,358
(48%)

Jefferson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 276
(50%)
4,255
(38%)
 White 216
(39%)
5,222
(47%)
 Two or More 50
(9%)
1,062
(10%)
 Hispanic 12
(2%)
304
(3%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
222
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Jefferson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 413
(74%)
7,069
(64%)
 Not Eligible 143
(26%)
3,976
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
51
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Jefferson Middle 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.

Jefferson Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 696
2006 648
2007 585
2008 523
2009 525
2010 552
2011 543
2012 556

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.6
2006 15.8
2007 16.2
2008 11.4
2009 11.2
2010 12
2011 11.8
2012 10.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7485632183908
2006 0.79783950617284
2007 0.78974358974359
2008 0.79349904397706
2009 0.86095238095238
2010 0.82427536231884
2011 0.67403314917127
2012 0.74280575539568

Compare Jefferson Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,060.0% 10.6:1
 
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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