South Jefferson High School



South Jefferson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South 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
9 174
10 154
11 145
12 167

South Jefferson High School is a public high school of the South Jefferson Central School District located in Adams, NY. It has 640 students in grades 9th through 12th. South Jefferson High School is the 460th largest public high school in New York and the 8,778th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.6 to 1.

Total Students: 640
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.55

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South Jefferson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 328
(51%)
328
(51%)
 Female 312
(49%)
312
(49%)

South Jefferson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 623
(97%)
623
(97%)
 Black 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

South Jefferson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 424
(66%)
424
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 164
(26%)
164
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(8%)
52
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Jefferson High School is ranked 693rd out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Jefferson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 41.1%. 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.

South Jefferson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 659
2006 650
2007 645
2008 639
2009 629
2010 607
2011 618
2012 640

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 15.1
2007 14.3
2008 14.9
2009 14.6
2010 16.6
2011 16.2
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24582701062215
2006 0.26923076923077
2007 0.32403100775194
2008 0.36776212832551
2009 0.37201907790143
2010 0.49423393739703
2011 0.38996763754045
2012 0.3375

Compare South Jefferson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.8%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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