Jeffersontown High School



Jeffersontown High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jeffersontown High School Students by Grade
PK 16
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 489
10 386
11 323
12 232
UG 4

Jeffersontown High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District located in Louisville, KY. It has 1,450 students in grades 9th through 12th. Jeffersontown High School is the 25th largest public high school in Kentucky and the 3,425th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,450
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 93.24

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Jeffersontown High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 827
(57%)
15,726
(51%)
 Female 623
(43%)
15,313
(49%)

Jeffersontown High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 727
(50%)
16,752
(54%)
 Black 549
(38%)
11,075
(36%)
 Hispanic 120
(8%)
1,742
(6%)
 Asian 38
(3%)
983
(3%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
429
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
20
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
38
(0%)

Jeffersontown High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 680
(47%)
15,163
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 671
(46%)
13,897
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 99
(7%)
1,979
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Jeffersontown High School is ranked 14th out of 0 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jeffersontown High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 50.2%. 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.

Jeffersontown High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1032
2006 1058
2007 1043
2008 1131
2009 1115
2010 1209
2011 1341
2012 1450

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 17.9
2007 15.5
2008 15.9
2009 20.8
2010 16.1
2011 16.4
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47771317829457
2006 0.48109640831758
2007 0.53691275167785
2008 0.57559681697613
2009 0.60179372197309
2010 0.59139784946237
2011 0.55331841909023
2012 0.53103448275862

Compare Jeffersontown High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,505.6% 15.1:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 50.2%
 
This School 53.1%
 

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Jeffersontown High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,450 15.6:1  
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Private PK - 12 1,714 14:1 5 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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