Thomas Jefferson High School

3/10
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Reviews
5
Grades
9-12
Students
867
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This means that most students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Writing
98%
State avg: 83%
Algebra I
62%
State avg: 83%
English Reading
79%
State avg: 89%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
11%
State avg: 23%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
100%
State avg: 66%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
73%
White
20%
Hispanic
5%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
<1%
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
15 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
303 :1
State avg: 414 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
16%
State avg: 10%
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Neighborhood
4100 West Grace St
Richmond, VA 23230
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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