Jefferson Elementary School



Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 28
1 83
2 50
3 49
4 52
5 56
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in North Arlington, NJ in the North Arlington School District. It enrolls 318 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary School is the 1,090th largest public school in New Jersey and the 40,008th largest nationally. It has 18.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 318
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,008th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 1,090th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,560th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,453rd out of 1,572

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Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 182
(57%)
679
(53%)
 Female 136
(43%)
607
(47%)

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 162
(51%)
769
(60%)
 Hispanic 122
(38%)
413
(32%)
 Asian 16
(5%)
58
(5%)
 Two or More 15
(5%)
27
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 246
(77%)
984
(77%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 59
(19%)
222
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(4%)
80
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 934th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.6%) is 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 336
2006 281
2007 302
2008 302
2009 308
2010 315
2011 308
2012 309
2013 318
2014 305
2015 318

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24
2006 20.1
2007 21.6
2008 19.2
2009 20.5
2010 21
2011 16.6
2012 18.4
2013 16.9
2014 15.4
2015 18.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11607142857143
2006 0.14946619217082
2007 0.14900662251656
2008 0.1953642384106
2009 0.27597402597403
2010 0.26984126984127
2011 0.25649350649351
2012 0.2621359223301
2013 0.25471698113208
2014 0.2655737704918
2015 0.22641509433962

Compare Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,890.0% 18.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.6%
 
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Jefferson Elementary School
North Arlington, NJ
Public KG - 05 318 18.9:1  
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Public PK - 06 537 14.7:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 06 476 13.6:1 1 miles
Sacred Heart School
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Private PK - 08 418 17:1 2 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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