Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 95
1 80
2 67
3 63
4 84
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Bakersfield City School District. It enrolls 460 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 3,756th largest public school in California and the 25,865th largest nationally. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 460
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,865th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,756th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 732nd out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,510th out of 6,257

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 236
(51%)
14,216
(49%)
 Male 224
(49%)
14,623
(51%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 388
(84%)
22,701
(79%)
 White 30
(7%)
2,767
(10%)
 Black 30
(7%)
2,355
(8%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
479
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
154
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
354
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
29
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 433
(94%)
23,273
(81%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(5%)
2,005
(7%)
 Not Eligible 4
(1%)
3,561
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 1,659th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.7%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 499
2006 467
2007 462
2008 479
2009 520
2010 524
2011 581
2012 562
2013 546
2014 525
2015 460

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 20.5
2007 15.1
2008 16.5
2009 21.2
2010 N/A
2011 20.3
2012 19.9
2013 18.8
2014 19.4
2015 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1.0060120240481
2006 0.96145610278373
2007 0.93939393939394
2008 0.97077244258873
2009 0.97115384615385
2010 0.98664122137405
2011 0.5025817555938
2012 0.98576512455516
2013 0.97252747252747
2014 0.99047619047619
2015 0.99130434782609

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 99.1%
 

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Public KG - 05 460 20:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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