Thomas Jefferson Middle School

4735 East Cantrell St, Decatur, IL 62521 | (217) 424-3190
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 470
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4735 E Cantrell St, Decatur, IL 62521
  • Principal or Admin: Shannen Ray
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Decatur School District 61
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,385
  • Graduation Rate: 61.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.1%
  • Students Per Teacher: 18.9
  • Enrolled Students: 9,251

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 470
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 225 (47.9%)
  • Females: 207 (44.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Thomas Jefferson Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black19842.1%
Asian30.6%
Hispanic10.2%
White22948.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Thomas Jefferson Middle School
  Number Percent
7th Grade21946.6%
8th Grade25153.4%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.0%
District:
91.3%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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