School Details

Jefferson J High School

804 North Alley Street, Jefferson, TX 75657
(903) 665-2461
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 5-8 324 students 10 students/teacher (TX avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

71%
71%
76%
65%
65%
79%
57%
57%
73%

State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR)

In 2013-2014, the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) was used to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in science in grades 5 and 8; in social studies in grade 8; and end-of-course assessments for English I and II, Algebra I and II, biology and US History. STAAR is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

81%
81%
77%
69%
69%
79%

State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR)

In 2013-2014, the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) was used to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in science in grades 5 and 8; in social studies in grade 8; and end-of-course assessments for English I and II, Algebra I and II, biology and US History. STAAR is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

73%
73%
75%
59%
59%
67%
70%
70%
70%

State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR)

In 2013-2014, the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) was used to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in science in grades 5 and 8; in social studies in grade 8; and end-of-course assessments for English I and II, Algebra I and II, biology and US History. STAAR is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

79%
79%
83%
69%
69%
79%
42%
42%
71%
36%
36%
62%

State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR)

In 2013-2014, the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) was used to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in science in grades 5 and 8; in social studies in grade 8; and end-of-course assessments for English I and II, Algebra I and II, biology and US History. STAAR is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2014
  • Jefferson Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Jefferson J High School is a public middle school in Jefferson. The principal of Jefferson J High School is PJ WINTERS, who can be contacted at pjwinters@jeffersonisd.org. 324 students attend Jefferson J High School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 2% of the Jefferson J High School students are "limited in English proficiency." 67% of the 324 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 76% get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Jefferson J High School is 10:1. Cypress Bend Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 55% 53%
Hispanic 5% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 37% 37%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0.6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.5%
Asian 0.3% %
Multiracial 0% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 76% 75%
Limited English proficiency 2% 1%
Economically disadvantaged 67% 69%

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