Jefferson Elementary School



Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 39
1 43
2 54
3 49
4 49
5 48
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Emmaus, PA in the East Penn School District. It enrolls 282 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary School is the 1,479th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 42,711th largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 282
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.61
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,711th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,479th out of 1,834
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,475th out of 1,834
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,617th out of 1,834

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Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 159
(56%)
2,888
(52%)
 Female 123
(44%)
2,674
(48%)

Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 233
(83%)
4,442
(80%)
 Hispanic 28
(10%)
493
(9%)
 Two or More 10
(4%)
121
(2%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
279
(5%)
 Black 5
(2%)
220
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 201
(71%)
4,374
(79%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 64
(23%)
915
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(6%)
273
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,788 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 1,373rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.7%) is lower than the state average of 45.4%. 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 284
2006 279
2007 290
2008 283
2009 283
2010 266
2011 288
2012 282

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 16.4
2007 17.7
2008 17.8
2009 17.2
2010 16.3
2011 17
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23943661971831
2006 0.20430107526882
2007 0.21379310344828
2008 0.19787985865724
2009 0.25441696113074
2010 0.2781954887218
2011 0.29166666666667
2012 0.28723404255319

Compare Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,407.3% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.7%
 
State Average 45.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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