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
9 368
10 261
11 242
12 198

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 1,069 students in grades 9th through 12th. Thomas Jefferson High School is the 111th largest public high school in Colorado and the 5,531st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,069
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 62.08
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,531st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 111th out of 501
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 273rd out of 496
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 92nd out of 496

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Thomas Jefferson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 614
(57%)
13,634
(51%)
 Female 455
(43%)
13,298
(49%)

Thomas Jefferson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 414
(39%)
4,814
(18%)
 Hispanic 317
(30%)
16,099
(60%)
 Black 236
(22%)
3,988
(15%)
 Two or More 59
(6%)
847
(3%)
 Asian 29
(3%)
890
(3%)
 American Indian 13
(1%)
230
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
64
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 519
(49%)
8,097
(30%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 458
(43%)
16,626
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 92
(9%)
2,209
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Thomas Jefferson High School is ranked 61st out of 485 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.4%) is higher than the state average of 36.7%. 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 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
2013 1083
2014 1058
2015 1069

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
2013 16.9
2014 17
2015 17.2

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
2013 0.54201292705448
2014 0.49810964083176
2015 0.51449953227315

Compare Thomas Jefferson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
1,761.6% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 36.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 51.4%
 

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