Thomas Jefferson Middle School



Thomas Jefferson Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 358
8 354
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomas Jefferson Middle School is a public high school of the Wasco Union Elementary School District located in Wasco, CA. It has 712 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.6 to 1.

Total Students: 712
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.2

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Thomas Jefferson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 364
(51%)
364
(51%)
 Female 348
(49%)
348
(49%)

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 665
(93%)
665
(93%)
 White 29
(4%)
29
(4%)
 Black 12
(2%)
12
(2%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 506
(71%)
506
(71%)
 Not Eligible 149
(21%)
149
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(8%)
57
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.1%) is significantly 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 695
2006 706
2007 714
2008 675
2009 663
2010 664
2011 668
2012 712

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.3
2006 21.5
2007 21
2008 20.9
2009 17.7
2010 N/A
2011 17.6
2012 23.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8705035971223
2006 0.88668555240793
2007 0.90336134453782
2008 0.83851851851852
2009 0.81749622926094
2010 0.87951807228916
2011 0.69011976047904
2012 0.79073033707865

Compare Thomas Jefferson Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,360.0% 23.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 
This School 79.1%
 

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