Jefferson High School



Jefferson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

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
9 131
10 139
11 159
12 122

Jefferson High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District No. R-1 located in Edgewater, CO. It has 551 students in grades 9th through 12th. Jefferson High School is the 169th largest public high school in Colorado and the 9,891st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.9 to 1.

Total Students: 551
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.16

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Jefferson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 277
(50%)
18,095
(49%)
 Male 274
(50%)
18,934
(51%)

Jefferson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 441
(80%)
8,563
(23%)
 White 73
(13%)
25,333
(68%)
 Black 17
(3%)
473
(1%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
1,142
(3%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
266
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1,189
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
63
(0%)

Jefferson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 443
(80%)
8,920
(24%)
 Not Eligible 56
(10%)
25,281
(68%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(9%)
2,828
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Jefferson High School is ranked 62nd out of 0 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.8%) is significantly 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.

Jefferson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 692
2006 702
2007 687
2008 619
2009 599
2010 598
2011 595
2012 551

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 12.9
2007 12.6
2008 12.4
2009 13.4
2010 12.6
2011 12.3
2012 11.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75722543352601
2006 0.73646723646724
2007 0.75400291120815
2008 0.78029079159935
2009 0.86978297161937
2010 0.87625418060201
2011 0.8672268907563
2012 0.8983666061706

Compare Jefferson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,190.0% 11.9:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,750.5% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 89.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson High School
Edgewater, CO
Public 09 - 12 551 11.9:1  
Beth Eden Baptist School
Wheat Ridge, CO
Private PK - 12 188 11:1 1 miles
Denver Street School
Lakewood, CO
Private 09 - 12 52 6:1 2 miles
Beth Jacob High School
Denver, CO
Private 09 - 12 60 6:1 2 miles
Yeshiva Toras Chaim High School
Denver, CO
Private 09 - 12 58 5:1 2 miles
Tennyson Center for Children at Cch
Denver, CO
Private KG - 11 91 7:1 2 miles
Sobesky Academy
Lakewood, CO
Public KG - 12 68 4.7:1 2 miles
Jefferson County Open Secondary
Lakewood, CO
Public 07 - 12 317 13:1 2 miles
Wheat Ridge High School
Wheat Ridge, CO
Public 09 - 12 1,308 18.3:1 2 miles
Creighton Middle School
Lakewood, CO
Public 07 - 08 719 15.8:1 3 miles
Arrupe Jesuit High School
Denver, CO
Private 09 - 12 330 16:1 3 miles
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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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