Thomas Jefferson High School For Advanced Studies

10/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
15
Grades
9-12
Students
400
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
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Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


US History
100%
State avg: 89%
English III
100%
State avg: 91%
Biology I
100%
State avg: 88%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
95%
State avg:
Average ACT score
26
State avg: 20
AP course participation
23%
State avg: 10%
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
39%
Black
34%
Asian
15%
Hispanic
7%
Two or more races
4%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
454 :1
State avg: 447 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
12%
State avg: 13%
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15 Reviews
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Neighborhood
17 Gretna Boulevard
Gretna, LA 70053
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Last modified: June 2, 2017
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