Jefferson Academy



Jefferson Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 255
4 225
5 267
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Academy is a public elementary school located in Jefferson, GA in the Jefferson City School District. It enrolls 747 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Academy is the 369th largest public school in Georgia and the 6,129th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 747
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,129th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 369th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,004th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 480th out of 1,337

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Jefferson Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 414
(55%)
1,249
(52%)
 Female 333
(45%)
1,137
(48%)

Jefferson Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 580
(78%)
1,868
(78%)
 Black 69
(9%)
221
(9%)
 Hispanic 56
(7%)
188
(8%)
 Two or More 27
(4%)
72
(3%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
36
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jefferson Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 506
(68%)
1,641
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 193
(26%)
596
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(6%)
149
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Jefferson Academy is ranked 1,051st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 65.3%. 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 Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 N/A
2007 554
2008 600
2009 626
2010 650
2011 647
2012 673
2013 713
2014 729
2015 747

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 14
2008 14.3
2009 15.6
2010 17.1
2011 16.6
2012 17.6
2013 18.9
2014 18.5
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007 0.30324909747292
2008 0.33166666666667
2009 0.3370607028754
2010 0.34923076923077
2011 0.34930448222566
2012 0.34769687964339
2013 0.33520336605891
2014 0.35116598079561
2015 0.32262382864793

Compare Jefferson Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson Academy
Jefferson, GA
Public 03 - 05 747 16.3:1  
Jefferson Middle School
Jefferson, GA
Public 06 - 08 821 15.9:1 1 miles
Jefferson Elementary School
Jefferson, GA
Public PK - 02 818 15.2:1 1 miles
Jackson Trail Christian School
Jefferson, GA
Private PK - 08 83 10:1 5 miles
West Jackson Middle School
Jefferson, GA
Public 06 - 08 923 16.1:1 7 miles
Gum Springs Elementary School
Jefferson, GA
Public PK - 05 821 16.1:1 7 miles
East Jackson Middle School
Commerce, GA
Public 06 - 08 799 15.4:1 7 miles
Commerce Middle School
Commerce, GA
Public 05 - 08 476 15.3:1 8 miles
South Jackson Elementary School
Athens, GA
Public PK - 05 551 13.8:1 8 miles
East Jackson Elementary School
Commerce, GA
Public PK - 05 480 14.8:1 8 miles
North Jackson Elementary School
Talmo, GA
Public PK - 05 333 15.9:1 8 miles
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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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