Thomas Jefferson Elem School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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
1900 Oxford Way
Joliet, IL 60431
Phone
(815) 254-4005
District
PLAINFIELD SD 202
County
KENDALL COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
639
Classroom Teachers
45

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

6

(10 is best)

Better than 57.5% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
37%
32%
37%
37%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
34%
42%
38%
32%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
33%
37%
35%
32%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 109 17.1%
Grade 1 89 13.9%
Grade 2 87 13.6%
Grade 3 121 18.9%
Grade 4 111 17.4%
Grade 5 122 19.1%
Total 639 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.5% 56.9% 49.7%
Black 10.9% 11.1% 17.3%
Hispanic 28.3% 24.6% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.1% 6.9% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.2% 26.9% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.9% 23.5% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 3.4% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 123,830 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,031.9 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 26.3% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.2% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 8.3% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 36,756 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 10.3% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.1% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.6% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 24.4% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 27.7% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.5% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.1% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.6% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.4% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 2.3% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,953 $190,776,414 60.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $678 $18,602,964 5.9%
Staff $282 $7,737,516 2.4%
General Administration $149 $4,088,262 1.3%
School Administration $610 $16,737,180 5.3%
Operation $788 $21,621,144 6.8%
Transportation $529 $14,514,702 4.6%
Other $307 $8,423,466 2.7%
Total Support $3,342 $91,697,796 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,218 $33,419,484 10.6%
Total Expenditures $11,512 $315,866,256 100.0%
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%