2014 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Algebra Proficiency
- English Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 417 Students
- 24 Teachers
Thomas Jefferson High School for Advanced Studies
17 GRETNA BLVD
GRETNA, LA 70053
Phone: (504) 363-4300
District: Jefferson Parish Public School System
Thomas Jefferson High School for Advanced Studies is ranked 1st within Louisiana. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Thomas Jefferson High School for Advanced Studies is 58 percent. The student body makeup is 44 percent male and 56 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 59 percent. Thomas Jefferson High School for Advanced Studies is 1 of 13 high schools in the Jefferson Parish Public School System.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||59%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||43%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
|Proficient in English||95%|
|Proficient in Algebra||N/A|
|College Readiness Index||40.9|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in English (district average)||92%|
|Proficient in Algebra (district average)||76%|
|College Readiness (district average)||16.7|
Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.