Jefferson Elementary School



Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 64
1 64
2 62
3 62
4 58
5 51
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fargo, ND in the Fargo 1 School District. It enrolls 361 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary School is the 52nd largest public school in North Dakota and the 35,990th largest nationally. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 361
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.5

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Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 185
(51%)
3,842
(48%)
 Male 176
(49%)
4,081
(52%)

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 169
(47%)
5,955
(75%)
 Black 85
(24%)
871
(11%)
 Asian 49
(14%)
325
(4%)
 American Indian 25
(7%)
198
(2%)
 Hispanic 23
(6%)
313
(4%)
 Two or More 10
(3%)
234
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
27
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 214
(59%)
2,080
(26%)
 Not Eligible 119
(33%)
5,424
(68%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(8%)
419
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 254 ranked schools in North Dakota, Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 8th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 33.1%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 265
2006 370
2007 367
2008 379
2009 374
2010 365
2011 348
2012 346
2013 339
2014 358
2015 361

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 13.5
2007 12.7
2008 13.1
2009 11.5
2010 10.5
2011 10.4
2012 11.1
2013 10.9
2014 12.1
2015 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52075471698113
2006 0.46216216216216
2007 0.56403269754768
2008 0.61477572559367
2009 0.68449197860963
2010 0.69041095890411
2011 0.69252873563218
2012 0.69364161849711
2013 0.66076696165192
2014 0.68435754189944
2015 0.67036011080332

Compare Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
1,240.5% 12.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 67.0%
 

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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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