T. Jefferson Arts Acad. Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
4.4
Math Proficiency
2.6
Language Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 836 Students
  • 74 Teachers

T. Jefferson Arts Acad.
27 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR PLAZA
ELIZABETH, NJ 07201

Phone: (908) 436-6767

District: Elizabeth

Overview

At T. Jefferson Arts Acad., students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at T. Jefferson Arts Acad. is 8 percent. The student body makeup is 44 percent male and 56 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 93 percent. T. Jefferson Arts Acad. is 1 of 6 high schools in the Elizabeth.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 836
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 93%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 79%
Full-Time Teachers 74

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Test Scores

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 Language 86%
Proficient in Math 54%
College Readiness Index 4.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 6
Total Students 4,961
Proficient in Language (district average) 80%
Proficient in Math (district average) 64%
College Readiness (district average) 21.7

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Nearby Schools

T. Jefferson Arts Acad. is 1 of 6 schools in the Elizabeth.

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