Thomas Jefferson High School



Thomas Jefferson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas Jefferson 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
9 391
10 264
11 224
12 210

Thomas Jefferson High School is a public high school of the School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C located in Denver, CO. It has 1,089 students in grades 9th through 12th. Thomas Jefferson High School is the 101st largest public high school in Colorado and the 5,345th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,089
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.92

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Thomas Jefferson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 635
(58%)
12,142
(51%)
 Female 454
(42%)
11,878
(49%)

Thomas Jefferson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 383
(35%)
4,261
(18%)
 Hispanic 315
(29%)
14,050
(58%)
 Black 289
(27%)
3,929
(16%)
 Two or More 56
(5%)
677
(3%)
 Asian 27
(2%)
841
(4%)
 American Indian 18
(2%)
215
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
47
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 525
(48%)
15,228
(63%)
 Not Eligible 490
(45%)
7,217
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 74
(7%)
1,575
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Thomas Jefferson High School is ranked 46th out of 0 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.0%) is higher than the state average of 35.3%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1106
2006 1139
2007 1175
2008 1151
2009 1078
2010 1070
2011 1048
2012 1089

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.8
2006 18.8
2007 18.2
2008 17.8
2009 17.4
2010 17.7
2011 19.8
2012 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30198915009042
2006 0.37752414398595
2007 0.34468085106383
2008 0.35186794092094
2009 0.4239332096475
2010 0.47757009345794
2011 0.53530534351145
2012 0.55004591368228

Compare Thomas Jefferson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,750.5% 17.5:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 55.0%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,089 18.5:1  
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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