School Details

Jefferson Elementary School

1 Whittlesey Road, Trenton, NJ 08618
(609) 394-0672
NR

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-8 & ungraded 254 students 6 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

13%
27%
66%
30%
44%
76%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2013-2014 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Trenton School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

19%
20%
60%
26%
36%
75%
56%
64%
89%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2013-2014 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Trenton School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

17%
22%
62%
35%
44%
80%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2013-2014 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Trenton School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Jefferson Elementary School is a public middle school in Trenton. The principal of Jefferson Elementary School is Vacancy Vacancy, who can be contacted at jhoward@trenton.k12.nj.us. 254 children attend Jefferson Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 6% of the Jefferson Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 81% of the 254 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Jefferson Elementary School is 6:1. Joyce Kilmer Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 92% 59%
Hispanic 7% 37%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 1%
Multiracial 0.4% 0%
White, non-Hispanic 0.4% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 81% 77%
Limited English proficiency 6% 0%

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