School Details

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

Oxford Way, Joliet, IL 60431
(815) 254-4005
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 619 students 18 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

63%
67%
55%
66%
71%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Plainfield Sd 202 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
69%
60%
55%
69%
59%
80%
90%
81%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Plainfield Sd 202 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

54%
65%
59%
62%
69%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Plainfield Sd 202 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school in Shorewood. The principal of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is Laurie Boyce. 619 students go to Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Multiracial. 20% of the 619 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is 18:1. Walnut Trails Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 54% 62%
Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 5%
Multiracial 4% %
Asian 3% %
Hispanic 29% 19%
Black, non-Hispanic 10% 9%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 20% 8%

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