Thomas Jefferson Senior High School



Thomas Jefferson Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 367
10 385
11 343
12 330

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School is a public high school of the Los Angeles Unf School District located in Los Angeles, CA. It has 1,425 students in grades 9th through 12th. Thomas Jefferson Senior High School is the 654th largest public high school in California and the 3,526th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,425
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23:1
Full Time Teachers: 62.01

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Thomas Jefferson Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 773
(54%)
111,672
(51%)
 Female 652
(46%)
106,249
(49%)

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,294
(91%)
159,308
(73%)
 Black 127
(9%)
20,929
(10%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
1,143
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
17,771
(8%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
14,175
(7%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,848
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
747
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 758
(53%)
115,755
(53%)
 Not Eligible 664
(47%)
88,993
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(0%)
13,173
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School is ranked 510th out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.5%. 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.

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2997
2006 2086
2007 1971
2008 1970
2009 2020
2010 2107
2011 1619
2012 1425

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.3
2006 20
2007 16.2
2008 18.6
2009 20.7
2010 N/A
2011 18.4
2012 23

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90023356690023
2006 0.8470757430489
2007 0.83460172501268
2008 0.83756345177665
2009 0.85445544554455
2010 0.4655908875178
2011 0.26683137739345
2012 0.5340350877193

Compare Thomas Jefferson Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,300.0% 23.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 
This School 53.4%
 

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