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Jefferson High School
  • Public
  • TAMPA, FL

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Administration
    grade C+
  7. Sports
    grade B+
  8. Food
    grade C
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

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Jefferson High School is an above average, public school located in TAMPA, FL. It has 1,397 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 19% of students are at least proficient in math and 40% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
40%
Percent Proficient - Math
19%
Average Graduation Rate
93%
Average SAT
1060
311 responses
Average ACT
22
67 responses
AP Enrollment
27%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$66,802
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,422
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$333,200
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
78%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 40 responses
Poll
78%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 40 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 168 responses
  • Pep Rallies
    18%
  • Homecoming
    16%
  • Football games
    11%
  • Talent show
    11%
  • Prom
    8%
  • Dragons lair
    7%
  • International Festival
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,397
Free or Reduced Lunch
74%
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 48 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 48 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 48 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$37,224
Teachers in First/Second Year
12.1%
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 61 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 61 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 61 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$9,982 / year
National
$12,239
81%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 69 responses
41%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 69 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 69 responses

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