Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 61
1 88
2 71
3 63
4 69
5 70
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hobbs, NM in the Hobbs Municipal School District. It enrolls 422 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 178th largest public school in New Mexico and the 29,329th largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 422
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.58

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 219
(52%)
3,438
(51%)
 Female 203
(48%)
3,300
(49%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 300
(71%)
4,480
(66%)
 White 106
(25%)
1,917
(28%)
 Black 14
(3%)
288
(4%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
28
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 240
(57%)
3,592
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 95
(23%)
844
(13%)
 Not Eligible 87
(21%)
2,302
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 469 ranked schools in New Mexico, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 161st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 72.6%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 347
2006 340
2007 392
2008 385
2009 410
2010 421
2011 435
2012 422

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 16.6
2007 15.8
2008 15.4
2009 15.6
2010 16.3
2011 17.9
2012 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77521613832853
2006 0.78823529411765
2007 0.41836734693878
2008 0.81038961038961
2009 0.92926829268293
2010 0.86935866983373
2011 0.82298850574713
2012 0.79383886255924

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,435.4% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 72.6%
 
This School 79.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson Elementary
Hobbs, NM
Public KG - 05 422 17.2:1  
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Public KG - 05 428 17.7:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 371 15.1:1 2 miles
B.t. Washington Elementary
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Public PK - KG 275 17.6:1 2 miles
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Public 06 - 08 672 19.4:1 2 miles
St Helena School
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Private PK - 06 69 9:1 2 miles
Sanger Elementary
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Public KG - 05 383 18.7:1 2 miles
Houston Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 743 21:1 2 miles
Jenkins-Nunan Center
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Public PK - PK 68 25.2:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 351 17.5:1 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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