Thomas Jefferson Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1275 S Courtenay Pkwy
Merritt Island, FL 32952
Phone
(321) 453-5154
District
BREVARD
County
BREVARD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
660
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

6

(10 is best)

Better than 52.2% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
59%
53%
57%
52%
60%
53%
59%
53%
57%
52%
60%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
54%
50%
69%
56%
39%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
16
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 340 51.5%
Grade 8 320 48.5%
Total 660 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.9% 65.2% 39.1%
Black 5.2% 16.0% 22.7%
Hispanic 10.9% 16.1% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.9% 2.4% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.6% 48.5% 55.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.1% 44.4% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.5% 4.2% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 576,808 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 546.2 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.9% 16.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.7% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.6% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 23.1% 20.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 228,888 7,736,311
Single Parent Households With Children 8.4% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.0% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.3% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.3% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.2% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.5% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.6% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.6% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 10.5% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,264 $386,609,216 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $341 $25,044,404 3.6%
Staff $680 $49,941,920 7.1%
General Administration $60 $4,406,640 0.6%
School Administration $523 $38,411,212 5.4%
Operation $761 $55,890,884 7.9%
Transportation $243 $17,846,892 2.5%
Other $175 $12,852,700 1.8%
Total Support $2,782 $204,321,208 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,558 $114,425,752 16.2%
Total Expenditures $9,605 $705,429,620 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,518 $15,680,419,620 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $393 $1,115,927,502 3.9%
Staff $562 $1,597,036,017 5.5%
General Administration $82 $233,184,247 0.8%
School Administration $499 $1,416,837,032 4.9%
Operation $863 $2,452,400,846 8.5%
Transportation $345 $980,412,168 3.4%
Other $230 $654,234,812 2.3%
Total Support $2,974 $8,449,491,174 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,686 $4,789,826,724 16.6%
Total Expenditures $10,178 $28,920,342,915 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%