Jefferson Junior/Senior High School



Jefferson Junior/Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Junior/Senior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 139
8 132
9 107
10 112
11 113
12 128

Jefferson Junior/Senior High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District No. R-1 located in Edgewater, CO. It has 731 students in grades 7th through 12th. Jefferson Junior/Senior High School is the 155th largest public high school in Colorado and the 7,993rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.8 to 1.

Total Students: 731
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,993rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 155th out of 501
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 147th out of 496
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 112th out of 496

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Jefferson Junior/Senior High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 368
(50%)
18,508
(49%)
 Male 363
(50%)
19,224
(51%)

Jefferson Junior/Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 596
(82%)
9,367
(25%)
 White 87
(12%)
25,074
(66%)
 Black 20
(3%)
442
(1%)
 American Indian 17
(2%)
268
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
1,246
(3%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
1,258
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
77
(0%)

Jefferson Junior/Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 581
(79%)
8,483
(22%)
 Not Eligible 91
(12%)
26,696
(71%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(8%)
2,553
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Jefferson Junior/Senior High School is ranked 47th out of 485 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Junior/Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.6%) is significantly 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.

Jefferson Junior/Senior 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
2013 567
2014 489
2015 731

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
2013 11.8
2014 13.7
2015 12.8

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
2013 0.87654320987654
2014 0.84662576687117
2015 0.87551299589603

Compare Jefferson Junior/Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,761.6% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 36.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 87.6%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jefferson Junior/Senior High School
Edgewater, CO
Public 07 - 12 731 12.8:1  
Tennyson Center for Children at Cch
Denver, CO
Private KG - 11 70 5:1 2 miles
Jefferson County Open Secondary
Lakewood, CO
Public 07 - 12 319 14.5:1 2 miles
Beth Jacob High School
Denver, CO
Private 09 - 12 53 11:1 2 miles
Wheat Ridge High School
Wheat Ridge, CO
Public 09 - 12 1,309 19.1:1 2 miles
Sobesky Academy
Lakewood, CO
Public KG - 12 62 4.4:1 2 miles
Everitt Middle School
Wheat Ridge, CO
Public 07 - 08 425 15.7:1 3 miles
Riseup Community School
Denver, CO
Public 09 - 12 119 20:1 3 miles
Lakewood High School
Lakewood, CO
Public 09 - 12 2,099 20.3:1 3 miles
Arrupe Jesuit High School
Denver, CO
Private 09 - 12 381 17:1 3 miles
Escuela Tlatelolco School
Denver, CO
Public KG - 12 117 9.4:1 3 miles
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