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
9 237
10 230
11 201
12 173

Jefferson High School is a public high school of the Jefferson City School District located in Jefferson, GA. It has 841 students in grades 9th through 12th. Jefferson High School is the 270th largest public high school in Georgia and the 6,963rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.9 to 1.

Total Students: 841
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.6

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Jefferson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 431
(51%)
431
(51%)
 Female 410
(49%)
410
(49%)

Jefferson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 689
(82%)
689
(82%)
 Black 68
(8%)
68
(8%)
 Hispanic 51
(6%)
51
(6%)
 Asian 17
(2%)
17
(2%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
15
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jefferson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 605
(72%)
605
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 180
(21%)
180
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(7%)
56
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Jefferson High School is ranked 363rd out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.1%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 544
2006 626
2007 643
2008 676
2009 737
2010 778
2011 794
2012 841

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 13.7
2007 14.3
2008 14.9
2009 15.9
2010 17.1
2011 17.4
2012 18.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20036764705882
2006 0.19808306709265
2007 0.28149300155521
2008 0.25887573964497
2009 0.28629579375848
2010 0.2827763496144
2011 0.2808564231738
2012 0.28061831153389

Compare Jefferson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,890.0% 18.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson High School
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Public 09 - 12 841 18.9:1  
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Monsignor Donovan Catholic High School
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Private 09 - 12 126 11:1 12 miles
Banks County High School
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Public 09 - 12 803 13.4:1 14 miles
Prince Avenue Christian School
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Private PK - 12 740 13:1 15 miles
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Private PK - 12 443 12:1 15 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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