Jefferson Elem School

Serves grades KG - 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
176 E 11th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
Phone
(708) 756-4162
District
CHICAGO HEIGHTS SD 170
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
293
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

2

(10 is best)

Better than 13.5% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Jefferson Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 37
Proficiency in Reading 30 37
Proficiency in Math 10 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 34
Proficiency in Reading 30 38
Proficiency in Math 10 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 33
Proficiency in Reading 24 35
Proficiency in Math 15 30

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 5 30
Proficiency in Reading 5 33
Proficiency in Math 5 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 5 34
Proficiency in Reading 5 39
Proficiency in Math 5 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 10 32
Proficiency in Reading 10 35
Proficiency in Math 10.0 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.32
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.75
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 20 6.8%
Grade 1 24 8.2%
Grade 2 20 6.8%
Grade 3 34 11.6%
Grade 4 30 10.2%
Grade 5 49 16.7%
Grade 6 38 13.0%
Grade 7 46 15.7%
Grade 8 32 10.9%
Total 293 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 3.5% 3.4% 49.7%
Black 46.5% 33.2% 17.3%
Hispanic 50.0% 63.3% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.1% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 97.6% 99.0% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 97.6% 98.9% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,964 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,432.0 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.2% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.1% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.5% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,688 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 16.4% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 76.7% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 12.5% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.5% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.1% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.7% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.5% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.0% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 21.8% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,780 $31,227,540 55.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $578 $1,845,554 3.2%
Staff $509 $1,625,237 2.9%
General Administration $1,334 $4,259,462 7.5%
School Administration $800 $2,554,400 4.5%
Operation $1,546 $4,936,378 8.7%
Transportation $508 $1,622,044 2.9%
Other $453 $1,446,429 2.5%
Total Support $5,728 $18,289,504 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,270 $7,248,110 12.8%
Total Expenditures $17,777 $56,761,961 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
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%