Jefferson High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
0.9
Math Proficiency
2.0
Reading Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 621 Students
  • 44 Teachers

Jefferson High School
5210 NORTH KERBY AVE
PORTLAND, OR 97217

Phone: (503) 916-5180

District: Portland Public Schools

Overview

At Jefferson High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Jefferson High School is 1 percent. The student body makeup is 35 percent male and 65 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 77 percent. Jefferson High School is 1 of 18 high schools in the Portland Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 621
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 77%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 71%
Full-Time Teachers 44

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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 Reading 64%
Proficient in Math 42%
College Readiness Index 0.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Large City
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 18
Total Students 12,308
Proficient in Reading (district average) 76%
Proficient in Math (district average) 64%
College Readiness (district average) 21.6

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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