Thomas Jefferson Elementary School



Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 79
1 74
2 83
3 75
4 82
5 78
6 82
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Utica, NY in the Utica City School District. It enrolls 553 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is the 876th largest public school in New York and the 16,833rd largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 553
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,833rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in New York: 876th out of 2,712
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,644th out of 2,708
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,029th out of 2,708

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Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 278
(50%)
3,171
(50%)
 Female 275
(50%)
3,113
(50%)

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 263
(48%)
2,343
(37%)
 Black 98
(18%)
1,555
(25%)
 Asian 89
(16%)
866
(14%)
 Hispanic 80
(14%)
1,163
(19%)
 Two or More 21
(4%)
349
(6%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 391
(71%)
4,882
(78%)
 Not Eligible 125
(23%)
1,019
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(7%)
383
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,632 ranked schools in New York, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 589th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.4%) is higher than the state average of 53.7%. 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.

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 505
2006 487
2007 489
2008 469
2009 451
2010 476
2011 536
2012 553

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 14.5
2007 13.4
2008 15.2
2009 13.1
2010 11.7
2011 13.6
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73861386138614
2006 0.73305954825462
2007 0.72188139059305
2008 0.78678038379531
2009 0.75831485587583
2010 0.80252100840336
2011 0.77798507462687
2012 0.77396021699819

Compare Thomas Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,284.7% 12.8:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 77.4%
 

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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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