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
9 167
10 223
11 177
12 230

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School is a public high school of the Los Angeles Unified School District located in Los Angeles, CA. It has 797 students in grades 9th through 12th. Thomas Jefferson Senior High School is the 915th largest public high school in California and the 7,435th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.3 to 1.

Total Students: 797
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,435th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 915th out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,556th out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 935th out of 2,608

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Thomas Jefferson Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 420
(53%)
106,091
(51%)
 Female 377
(47%)
100,811
(49%)

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 705
(88%)
154,139
(74%)
 Black 81
(10%)
17,936
(9%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
3,003
(1%)
 White 3
(0%)
17,880
(9%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
12,770
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
648
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
526
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 613
(77%)
139,457
(67%)
 Not Eligible 152
(19%)
44,765
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(4%)
22,680
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Thomas Jefferson Senior High School is ranked 624th out of 2,578 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 (80.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.7%. 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
2013 1145
2014 1012
2015 797

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
2013 24.1
2014 21.4
2015 22.3

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
2013 0.81572052401747
2014 0.79347826086957
2015 0.80928481806775

Compare Thomas Jefferson Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
2,230.0% 22.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 
This School 80.9%
 

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