Jefferson School



Jefferson School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 66
2 73
3 79
4 68
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson School is a public elementary school located in New Britain, CT in the New Britain School District. It enrolls 442 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson School is the 225th largest public school in Connecticut and the 27,669th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 442
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.5

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Jefferson School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 222
(50%)
3,940
(53%)
 Female 220
(50%)
3,513
(47%)

Jefferson School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 240
(54%)
4,683
(63%)
 White 138
(31%)
1,610
(22%)
 Black 35
(8%)
785
(11%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
185
(2%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
178
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Jefferson School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 335
(76%)
5,721
(77%)
 Not Eligible 81
(18%)
1,236
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(6%)
496
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 665 ranked schools in Connecticut, Jefferson School is ranked 97th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 41.1%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 513
2006 435
2007 410
2008 399
2009 423
2010 415
2011 473
2012 482
2013 424
2014 442
2015 442

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21
2006 17.5
2007 14.6
2008 12.5
2009 14.8
2010 16.1
2011 17.3
2012 17.3
2013 15.7
2014 15
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62183235867446
2006 0.71954022988506
2007 0.7219512195122
2008 0.71177944862155
2009 0.74940898345154
2010 0.5710843373494
2011 0.79704016913319
2012 0.80290456431535
2013 0.80660377358491
2014 0.81674208144796
2015 0.81674208144796

Compare Jefferson School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,199.9% 12.0:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 81.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 442 14.5:1  
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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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