Thomas Jefferson High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
24.8
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 942 Students
  • 63 Teachers

Thomas Jefferson High School
310 OLD CLAIRTON RD
JEFFERSON HILLS, PA 15025

Phone: (412) 655-8610

District: West Jefferson Hills School District

Overview

At Thomas Jefferson High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Thomas Jefferson High School is 28 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 5 percent. Thomas Jefferson High School is the only high school in the West Jefferson Hills School District.

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 942
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 5%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 12%
Full-Time Teachers 63

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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 84%
Proficient in Math 74%
College Readiness Index 24.8

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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 No

District

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

Total Schools 1
Total Students 942
Proficient in Reading (district average) 84%
Proficient in Math (district average) 74%
College Readiness (district average) 24.8

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

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