Jefferson High School

4145 Samuelson Rd, Rockford, IL 61109 | (815) 874-9536
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,862
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1 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Don Rundall
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Rockford School District 205
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,776
  • Graduation Rate: 54.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.9
  • Enrolled Students: 28,971

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,862
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 105.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 946 (50.8%)
  • Females: 866 (46.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 176 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,180 (63.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,356 (72.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Jefferson High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.1%
Black46925.2%
Asian633.4%
Hispanic46925.2%
White80943.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Jefferson High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade63534.1%
10th Grade50126.9%
11th Grade31016.6%
12th Grade41622.3%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
88.9%
District:
92.1%
State:
93.9%
Graduation Rate
School:
78.9%
District:
79.9%
State:
87.8%
Dropout Rate
School:
7.5%
District:
5.0%
State:
3.8%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.7%
District:
2.2%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Jefferson High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on June 05, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a terrible school. There are drugs, violence and constant harassment by students who think they run the school. And administration does NOTHING about it. I would have chosen a zero rating for the school, but you don't get that option.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 04, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is not a great school.

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