Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 75
K 62
1 71
2 60
3 57
4 66
5 62
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 453 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 3,192nd largest public school in Texas and the 26,568th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 453
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.52
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,568th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,192nd out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,239th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,243rd out of 4,778

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 238
(53%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 215
(47%)
82,642
(49%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 412
(91%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 29
(6%)
40,163
(24%)
 White 8
(2%)
14,735
(9%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
130
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6,226
(4%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 423
(93%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 30
(7%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 1,645th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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 636
2006 603
2007 575
2008 535
2009 532
2010 527
2011 509
2012 482
2013 485
2014 459
2015 453

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 16.2
2007 15.5
2008 13.7
2009 13.6
2010 15.3
2011 17
2012 15.5
2013 15.9
2014 14.6
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92767295597484
2006 0.65174129353234
2007 0.75826086956522
2008 0.75140186915888
2009 0.69172932330827
2010 0.58444022770398
2011 0.53831041257367
2012 0.95435684647303
2013 0.96288659793814
2014 0.84531590413943
2015 0.93377483443709

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 93.4%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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