Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 40
K 143
1 170
2 162
3 166
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 681 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 132nd largest public school in Minnesota and the 8,893rd largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 681
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,893rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 132nd out of 1,031
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 382nd out of 1,012
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 57th out of 1,012

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 380
(56%)
593
(53%)
 Female 301
(44%)
523
(47%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 614
(90%)
1,020
(91%)
 Hispanic 41
(6%)
59
(5%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
20
(2%)
 Black 8
(1%)
13
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 448
(66%)
728
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 178
(26%)
283
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(8%)
105
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,015 ranked schools in Minnesota, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 262nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 40.5%. 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
2013 616
2014 669
2015 681

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
2013 13.6
2014 13.7
2015 13.6

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
2013 0.35876623376623
2014 0.37369207772795
2015 0.34214390602056

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,460.2% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.2%
 
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson Elementary
New Ulm, MN
Public PK - 03 681 13.6:1  
New Ulm Area Catholic Schools
New Ulm, MN
Private PK - 12 490 12:1 1 miles
St Paul'S Lutheran School
New Ulm, MN
Private PK - 08 324 16:1 1 miles
Washington Elementary
New Ulm, MN
Public 04 - 06 435 15.5:1 2 miles
Lafayette Public Charter School
Lafayette, MN
Public PK - 08 67 9.6:1 11 miles
St Mary'S Catholic School K-12
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Private PK - 12 333 12:1 13 miles
Nicollet Elementary School
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Public PK - 04 137 12.9:1 14 miles
Sleepy Eye Elementary
Sleepy Eye, MN
Public PK - 06 309 13.3:1 14 miles
Nicollet Middle School
Nicollet, MN
Public 05 - 08 120 15.8:1 14 miles
G.f.w. Elementary
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Public PK - 04 285 12.5:1 17 miles
Madelia Elementary
Madelia, MN
Public PK - 06 285 12.6:1 18 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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