Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 30
K 154
1 141
2 133
3 145
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in New Ulm, MN in the New Ulm Public School District. It enrolls 603 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 203rd largest public school in Minnesota and the 13,089th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 603
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,089th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 203rd out of 1,001
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 463rd out of 989
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 144th out of 989

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 319
(53%)
561
(55%)
 Female 284
(47%)
467
(45%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 552
(92%)
946
(92%)
 Hispanic 35
(6%)
57
(6%)
 Black 7
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
6
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 374
(62%)
666
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 191
(32%)
292
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(6%)
70
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 986 ranked schools in Minnesota, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 272nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 40.6%. 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 Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 606
2006 628
2007 623
2008 647
2009 622
2010 620
2011 596
2012 603

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 14.7
2007 15
2008 14.3
2009 13.4
2010 13.7
2011 14.4
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.21287128712871
2006 0.2515923566879
2007 0.26645264847512
2008 0.31993817619784
2009 0.32154340836013
2010 0.31774193548387
2011 0.3489932885906
2012 0.37976782752902

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,480.9% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.0%
 
State Average 40.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson Elementary
New Ulm, MN
Public PK - 03 603 14.7:1  
St Paul'S Lutheran School
New Ulm, MN
Private PK - 08 279 18:1 1 miles
Washington Elementary
New Ulm, MN
Public 04 - 06 425 16.1:1 1 miles
New Ulm Area Catholic Schools
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Private KG - 12 502 12:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 08 58 9:1 11 miles
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Public PK - 06 327 13.6:1 13 miles
Nicollet Elementary
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Public PK - 06 208 19.2:1 15 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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