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 99
6 101
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Middle School is a public elementary school located in Tower Hill, IL in the Pana Community Unit School District 8. It enrolls 200 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 200
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 16

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Jefferson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 102
(51%)
381
(51%)
 Female 98
(49%)
371
(49%)

Jefferson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 191
(96%)
716
(95%)
 Hispanic 3
(2%)
8
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
13
(2%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Black 1
(1%)
7
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jefferson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 108
(54%)
443
(59%)
 Not Eligible 78
(39%)
263
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(7%)
46
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Jefferson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.0%) 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 204
2006 215
2007 202
2008 199
2009 193
2010 198
2011 195
2012 200

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 15.4
2007 15.5
2008 15.3
2009 19.3
2010 16.5
2011 16.2
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58823529411765
2006 0.54418604651163
2007 0.56435643564356
2008 0.62311557788945
2009 0.62694300518135
2010 0.54040404040404
2011 0.56923076923077
2012 0.61

Compare Jefferson Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
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 61.0%
 

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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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