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
9 467
10 460
11 439
12 457

Thomas Jefferson High School is a public high school of the Fairfax County Public Schools located in Alexandria, VA. It has 1,823 students in grades 9th through 12th. Thomas Jefferson High School is the 68th largest public high school in Virginia and the 2,106th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,823
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 107.18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,106th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 68th out of 337
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 284th out of 335
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 86th out of 335

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Thomas Jefferson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,069
(59%)
42,927
(52%)
 Female 754
(41%)
39,556
(48%)

Thomas Jefferson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 1,156
(63%)
16,539
(20%)
 White 466
(26%)
34,637
(42%)
 Two or More 85
(5%)
3,993
(5%)
 Hispanic 40
(2%)
18,408
(22%)
 American Indian 35
(2%)
220
(0%)
 Black 26
(1%)
8,565
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 15
(1%)
121
(0%)

Thomas Jefferson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,789
(98%)
63,039
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 18
(1%)
14,703
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(1%)
4,741
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Thomas Jefferson High School is ranked 321st out of 326 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Jefferson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (1.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 33.8%. 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.

Thomas Jefferson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1656
2006 1704
2007 1705
2008 1704
2009 1685
2010 1811
2011 1854
2012 1846
2013 1843
2014 1820
2015 1823

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 13.2
2007 14.4
2008 15.1
2009 15.9
2010 17.2
2011 17.2
2012 16.7
2013 16.9
2014 16.9
2015 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.01207729468599
2006 0.014671361502347
2007 0.013489736070381
2008 0.015258215962441
2009 0.023738872403561
2010 0.023191606847046
2011 0.02049622437972
2012 0.022210184182015
2013 0.022246337493218
2014 0.018131868131868
2015 0.01865057597367

Compare Thomas Jefferson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,383.6% 13.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 1.9%
 
State Average 33.8%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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