T Jefferson Arts Academy

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Grades
9-12
Students
930
Type
Public
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Academics
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Test scores
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Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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English
31%
State avg: 39%
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Geometry
2%
State avg: 22%
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Algebra II
7%
State avg: 24%
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College readiness
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A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


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Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
71%
State avg: 90%
Average SAT score
1062
ACT participation rate
3%
State avg:
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Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
62%
Black
28%
White
9%
Asian
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
9 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
265 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
85%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
27 Martin Luther King Jr Plaza
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
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Last modified: May 3, 2017

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