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
9 576
10 480
11 362
12 315

Thomas Jefferson High School is a public high school of the Dallas Independent School District located in Dallas, TX. It has 1,733 students in grades 9th through 12th. Thomas Jefferson High School is the 357th largest public high school in Texas and the 2,434th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,733
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 109.47
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,434th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 357th out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,575th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 356th out of 2,121

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Thomas Jefferson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 898
(52%)
19,829
(50%)
 Female 835
(48%)
19,997
(50%)

Thomas Jefferson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,636
(94%)
27,649
(69%)
 Black 77
(4%)
9,067
(23%)
 White 11
(1%)
2,083
(5%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
666
(2%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
191
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
134
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
36
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,445
(83%)
31,598
(79%)
 Not Eligible 236
(14%)
6,727
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(3%)
1,501
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Thomas Jefferson High School is ranked 131st out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.3%. 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 1658
2006 1421
2007 1288
2008 1214
2009 1378
2010 1360
2011 1400
2012 1537
2013 1514
2014 1719
2015 1733

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 14
2007 12.3
2008 11.9
2009 13.8
2010 13.8
2011 15.4
2012 17.9
2013 16.5
2014 17.2
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80759951749095
2006 0.85432793807178
2007 0.86801242236025
2008 0.87808896210873
2009 0.84470246734398
2010 0.89558823529412
2011 0.90857142857143
2012 0.91737150292778
2013 0.91677675033025
2014 0.86271087841768
2015 0.86381996537796

Compare Thomas Jefferson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 
This School 86.4%
 

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