School Details

Jefferson Elementary School

1500 East Villa Street, Pasadena, CA 91106
(626) 396-5710
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 595 students 20 students/teacher (CA avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade

35%
57%
56%
54%
65%
65%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Pasadena Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

27%
48%
46%
46%
68%
66%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Pasadena Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

41%
62%
65%
44%
69%
72%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Pasadena Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

37%
55%
60%
38%
62%
65%
32%
58%
57%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Pasadena Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school in Pasadena. The principal of Jefferson Elementary School is Hoori Chalian, whose e-mail is hchalian97@pusd.us. 595 students attend Jefferson Elementary School and identify as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 45% of the Jefferson Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 91% of the 595 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Jefferson Elementary School is 20:1. Lycee International de los Angeles is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 86% 56%
Black, non-Hispanic 6% 21%
White, non-Hispanic 3% 17%
Filipino 2% 2%
Asian 2% 3%
Multiracial 1% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.6% 19727%
Unspecified 0.2% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.2%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 91% 52%
Limited English proficiency 45% 22%

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