Thomas Jefferson Elementary School



Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 76
1 79
2 85
3 80
4 77
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 5

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Yorktown Heights, NY in the Lakeland Central School District. It enrolls 468 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is the 1,306th largest public school in New York and the 25,060th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 468
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,060th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,306th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,268th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,740th out of 2,753

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Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 237
(51%)
1,897
(50%)
 Female 231
(49%)
1,861
(50%)

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 361
(77%)
2,629
(70%)
 Hispanic 69
(15%)
691
(18%)
 Asian 18
(4%)
161
(4%)
 Black 11
(2%)
212
(6%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
57
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 407
(87%)
2,993
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 45
(10%)
596
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(3%)
169
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 2,255th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 486
2006 494
2007 495
2008 478
2009 458
2010 434
2011 423
2012 463
2013 493
2014 463
2015 468

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 15.4
2007 14.3
2008 13.3
2009 13.5
2010 14.4
2011 14.1
2012 14.9
2013 14.1
2014 15.9
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.051440329218107
2006 0.036437246963563
2007 0.050505050505051
2008 0.052301255230126
2009 0.067685589519651
2010 0.071428571428571
2011 0.078014184397163
2012 0.11447084233261
2013 0.13387423935091
2014 0.12958963282937
2015 0.13034188034188

Compare Thomas Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.0%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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