Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 37
K 71
1 68
2 90
3 95
4 69
5 95
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Jefferson City, TN in the Jefferson County School District. It enrolls 525 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 399th largest public school in Tennessee and the 19,637th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 525
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,637th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Tennessee: 399th out of 1,067
Student/Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 613th out of 1,065
Full Time Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 427th out of 1,065

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 283
(54%)
2,716
(51%)
 Female 242
(46%)
2,575
(49%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 402
(77%)
4,581
(87%)
 Hispanic 80
(15%)
458
(9%)
 Black 21
(4%)
100
(2%)
 Asian 12
(2%)
32
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
106
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 379
(72%)
3,426
(65%)
 Not Eligible 146
(28%)
1,865
(35%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,041 ranked schools in Tennessee, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 292nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.6%. 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 781
2006 800
2007 822
2008 786
2009 748
2010 829
2011 784
2012 535
2013 556
2014 542
2015 525

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 15.7
2007 16.5
2008 15.1
2009 14.1
2010 15.9
2011 15.4
2012 15.3
2013 15.4
2014 15.1
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56209987195903
2006 0.545
2007 0.56204379562044
2008 0.65139949109415
2009 0.75267379679144
2010 0.68033775633293
2011 0.70663265306122
2012 0.7214953271028
2013 0.73741007194245
2014 0.65867158671587
2015 0.72190476190476

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.6% 14.2:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 
This School 72.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 525 15:1  
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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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