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About This School

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school in Ottawa. The principal of Jefferson Elementary School is Ronald T Moir. 346 children attend Jefferson Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 4% of the Jefferson Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 64% of the 346 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 67% get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Jefferson Elementary School is 18:1. Lincoln Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 74% 84%
Multiracial 6% %
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 0.9%
Asian 2% %
Hispanic 13% 7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 67% 41%
Limited English proficiency 4% 2%
Economically disadvantaged 64% 38%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    Jefferson is an absolutely wonderful elementary school! The principal shows strong leadership with his teachers and students and is highly visible and involved in the school! The teachers are committed to their students development in all areas! The PTA is strong and active! There is a good mix of kids ranging from every background! All in all - Jefferson offers a safe productive learning environment!

  • (4 years ago)

    The excellent staff and education my daughter is receiving!

  • (6 years ago)

    My son is in the 3rd grade with some minor learning diffrences but is thriving at his new school. He is happy and he is thriving. At his last school home work and class work were a challenge for him to complete but at Jefferson he is much more comfortable and confindent.

  • (8 years ago)

    Jefferson is a fantastic loving and caring atmosphere to send your kids to. It does not matter the class they are in all the teachers are the same THEY CARE! And they work so well with the parents. You want to be involved for your child and for the teachers. They have a great music department as well. We also like the academic format that they use. They challenge the children at a young age and it shows the children that they can do great things at a young age. I just can't say enough good things about this school.

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