Jefferson School

282 West 30th St, Holland, MI 49423 | (616) 494-2500
  • Grades: KG-7
  • Student Enrollment: 590
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 590 elementary school students from grades KG-7
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 282 W 30th Street, Holland, MI 49423
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Holland City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,416
  • Graduation Rate: 53.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 8.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.5
  • Enrolled Students: 4,045

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 590
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 289 (49.0%)
  • Females: 243 (41.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 72 (12.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 384 (65.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 456 (77.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Jefferson School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black549.2%
Asian183.1%
Hispanic25743.6%
White20334.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Jefferson School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7913.4%
1st Grade6711.4%
2nd Grade7011.9%
3rd Grade8814.9%
4th Grade7913.4%
5th Grade8414.2%
6th Grade6511.0%
7th Grade589.8%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Jefferson School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on MEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.3%95.4%95.3%
200997.6%95.6%94.8%
 
Reading Test
201076.9%82.7%86.8%
200991.7%92.5%89.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.5%91.8%91.5%
200990.7%92.1%92.3%
 
Reading Test
201075.3%81.7%84.1%
200973.3%82.1%84.1%
 
Writing Test
201041.1%45.7%47.2%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.0%83.2%79.9%
200976.5%75.3%79.5%
 
Reading Test
201077.3%84.5%85.1%
200985.5%83.8%85.2%
 
Science Test
201072.7%75.4%78.1%
200984.1%79.3%81.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.2%80.8%84.5%
200973.0%76.0%82.0%
 
Reading Test
201084.2%83.3%84.0%
200982.8%86.4%87.7%
 
Social Studies Test
201069.6%68.2%75.3%
200956.3%66.4%73.4%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.5%81.7%84.6%
200973.2%74.8%82.2%
 
Reading Test
201075.4%80.9%79.0%
200974.1%81.6%82.0%
 
Writing Test
201043.1%47.3%47.8%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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