School Details

Jefferson Senior High School

1401 Jefferson St, Alexandria, MN 56308
(320) 762-2142
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 10-12 911 students 18 students/teacher (MN avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

61%
61%
52%

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II)

In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
79%
79%
66%

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II Graduation Required Assessments for Diploma (MCA-II/GRAD)

In 2012-2013 Minnesota used Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II Graduation-Required Assessments for Diploma (MCA-II/GRAD) to test students in grade 9 in writing and 11 in math. The MCA-II/GRAD is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. Students must pass the MCA-II/GRAD in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Alexandria Public School District average
  • Minnesota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Jefferson Senior High School is a public high school in Garfield. The principal of Jefferson Senior High School is Chad Duwenhoegger and can be contacted at cduwenho@alexandria.k12.mn.us. 911 children attend Jefferson Senior High School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 23% of the 911 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Jefferson Senior High School is 18:1. Runestone Area Learning Center is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 95%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Hispanic 1% 2%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.7% 1%
Multiracial 0.2% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 23% 33%

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