Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 75
1 93
2 109
3 101
4 89
5 101
6 76
7 70
8 54
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Compton, CA in the Compton Unified School District. It enrolls 768 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 911th largest public school in California and the 5,381st largest nationally. It has 26.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 768
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,381st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 911th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,236th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,244th out of 6,257

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 402
(52%)
7,941
(49%)
 Male 366
(48%)
8,251
(51%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 722
(94%)
12,971
(80%)
 Black 39
(5%)
2,931
(18%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
93
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
86
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
25
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
18
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
68
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 628
(82%)
13,054
(81%)
 Not Eligible 99
(13%)
2,280
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(5%)
858
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 511th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.1%) is 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 648
2006 549
2007 524
2008 559
2009 559
2010 523
2011 572
2012 580
2013 564
2014 624
2015 768

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.6
2006 19.6
2007 18.7
2008 21.5
2009 20
2010 N/A
2011 31.8
2012 29.7
2013 26.2
2014 26.6
2015 26.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97067901234568
2006 0.99453551912568
2007 0.96564885496183
2008 0.91055456171735
2009 0.94096601073345
2010 0.91586998087954
2011
2012 0.64655172413793
2013 0.93617021276596
2014 0.76442307692308
2015 0.87109375

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,690.0% 26.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 87.1%
 

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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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