Jefferson Elementary



Jefferson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 40
K 34
1 41
2 38
3 48
4 44
5 40
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Wauwatosa, WI in the Wauwatosa School District. It enrolls 285 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Elementary is the 786th largest public school in Wisconsin and the 42,853rd largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 285
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,853rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 786th out of 1,196
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 500th out of 1,191
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 763rd out of 1,191

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Jefferson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 149
(52%)
2,643
(52%)
 Female 136
(48%)
2,439
(48%)

Jefferson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 202
(71%)
3,337
(66%)
 Black 48
(17%)
863
(17%)
 Hispanic 13
(5%)
331
(7%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
315
(6%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
209
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
10
(0%)

Jefferson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 211
(74%)
3,773
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 63
(22%)
1,137
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(4%)
172
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,175 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Jefferson Elementary is ranked 871st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.0%) is lower than the state average of 42.8%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 281
2006 288
2007 287
2008 297
2009 301
2010 303
2011 305
2012 293
2013 285
2014 278
2015 285

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 14.6
2007 14.4
2008 17.6
2009 16.6
2010 15.5
2011 14.5
2012 14.3
2013 14
2014 N/A
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11387900355872
2006 0.13194444444444
2007 0.12543554006969
2008 0.11447811447811
2009 0.11627906976744
2010 0.14191419141914
2011 0.24262295081967
2012 0.19795221843003
2013 0.17543859649123
2014 0.1726618705036
2015 0.25964912280702

Compare Jefferson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,434.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.0%
 
State Average 42.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson Elementary
Wauwatosa, WI
Public PK - 05 285 14:1  
St John'S Evangelical Lutheran School
Wauwatosa, WI
Private PK - 08 276 16:1 1 miles
Wauwatosa Catholic School
Wauwatosa, WI
Private PK - 08 244 11:1 1 miles
St Jude the Apostle School
Wauwatosa, WI
Private PK - 08 425 12:1 1 miles
St Vincent Pallotti School
Milwaukee, WI
Private PK - 08 220 15:1 1 miles
Wauwatosa Stem
Wauwatosa, WI
Public KG - 05 136 19.3:1 1 miles
Kradwell School
Wauwatosa, WI
Private 05 - 12 77 6:1 1 miles
Hawley Environmental School
Milwaukee, WI
Public PK - 05 343 20.3:1 1 miles
Macdowell Montessori School K3-12
Milwaukee, WI
Public PK - 12 694 29.2:1 1 miles
Lincoln Elementary
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Public PK - 05 315 18:1 1 miles
Wilson Elementary
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Public PK - 05 172 15:1 1 miles
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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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