Jefferson Elementary School is located in Arkansas City, KS and is one of 6 elementary schools in Arkansas City School District. It is a public school that serves 240 students in grades PK-5.
Jefferson Elementary School made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Kansas in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Jefferson Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Jefferson Elementary School had 62% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Kansas had 47% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Arkansas City spends $10,428 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 65% on instruction, 31% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Arkansas City District
In 2011, Jefferson Elementary School had 16 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Kansas average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.