Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 123
1 86
2 86
3 96
4 90
5 98
6 1
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Compton, CA in the Compton Unf School District. It enrolls 580 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 2,423rd largest public school in California and the 14,699th largest nationally. It has 29.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 29.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,699th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,423rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,684th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,623rd out of 6,159

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 297
(51%)
9,661
(51%)
 Female 283
(49%)
9,112
(49%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 552
(95%)
14,808
(79%)
 Black 27
(5%)
3,658
(19%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
29
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
53
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
127
(1%)
 White 0
(0%)
70
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 355
(61%)
12,480
(66%)
 Not Eligible 205
(35%)
5,308
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(3%)
985
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 2,161st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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

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

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

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,970.0% 29.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 64.7%
 

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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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