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 0
6 224
7 218
8 197
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Middle School is a public elementary school located in Torrance, CA in the Torrance Unified School District. It enrolls 639 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 639
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.33

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Jefferson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 323
(51%)
7,498
(49%)
 Male 316
(49%)
7,950
(51%)

Jefferson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 227
(36%)
5,482
(35%)
 White 175
(27%)
3,455
(22%)
 Hispanic 145
(23%)
4,440
(29%)
 Two or More 68
(11%)
1,438
(9%)
 Black 20
(3%)
522
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
80
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
31
(0%)

Jefferson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 479
(75%)
10,933
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 116
(18%)
3,250
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(7%)
1,265
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Jefferson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 657
2006 619
2007 640
2008 620
2009 611
2010 613
2011 618
2012 604
2013 592
2014 585
2015 639

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 26.3
2006 23.5
2007 22.2
2008 26.6
2009 26
2010 N/A
2011 30.9
2012 29.2
2013 28.9
2014 26.8
2015 24.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16742770167428
2006 0.1389337641357
2007 0.215625
2008 0.19032258064516
2009 0.20785597381342
2010 0.21207177814029
2011
2012 0.30298013245033
2013 0.27364864864865
2014 0.27692307692308
2015 0.25039123630673

Compare Jefferson Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,430.0% 24.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.0%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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