Jefferson Primary School



Jefferson Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Primary School Students by Grade
PK 63
K 115
1 102
2 1
3 0
4 0
5 1
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Primary School is a public elementary school located in Vandalia, IL in the Vandalia Community Unit School District 203. It enrolls 282 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Primary School is the 1,876th largest public school in Illinois and the 42,711th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 282
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,711th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,876th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,080th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,699th out of 2,345

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Jefferson Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 142
(50%)
547
(50%)
 Male 140
(50%)
540
(50%)

Jefferson Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 267
(95%)
1,044
(96%)
 Two or More 9
(3%)
19
(2%)
 Hispanic 5
(2%)
15
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Jefferson Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 161
(57%)
566
(52%)
 Not Eligible 121
(43%)
521
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Jefferson Primary School is ranked 1,371st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.1%) 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 Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 383
2006 384
2007 362
2008 364
2009 371
2010 138
2011 282
2012 282

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.2
2006 19.2
2007 19.1
2008 19.2
2009 16.9
2010 7.3
2011 14.8
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.54046997389034
2006 0.65885416666667
2007 0.57458563535912
2008 0.57692307692308
2009 0.55256064690027
2010 0.94202898550725
2011 0.54964539007092
2012 0.5709219858156

Compare Jefferson Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 57.1%
 

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Jefferson Primary School
Vandalia, IL
Public PK - 01 282 13.8:1  
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Public 05 - 08 472 13.3:1 1 miles
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