Thomas Jefferson High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
17.5
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 922 Students
  • 53 Teachers

Thomas Jefferson High
4100 WEST GRACE ST
RICHMOND, VA 23230

Phone: (804) 780-6028

District: Richmond City Public Schools

Overview

At Thomas Jefferson High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Thomas Jefferson High is 48 percent. The student body makeup is 46 percent male and 54 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 84 percent. Thomas Jefferson High is 1 of 8 high schools in the Richmond City Public Schools.

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 922
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 84%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 47%
Full-Time Teachers 53

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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 93%
Proficient in Math 57%
College Readiness Index 17.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
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 8
Total Students 5,591
Proficient in Reading (district average) 92%
Proficient in Math (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 19.6

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Nearby Schools

Thomas Jefferson High is 1 of 8 schools in the Richmond City Public Schools.

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