PROFICIENCY 84% 8% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
85%ARLINGTON CO PBLC SCHS
92%Arlington
78%Virginia

Jefferson Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "ARLINGTON CO PBLC SCHS" in Arlington, VA. There are a total of 899 students and 76 teachers at Jefferson Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 284 free lunch students and 95 reduced lunch students.

Jefferson Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 84.0%, which is 8% higher than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students899
Teachers76.49
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch284
Reduced lunch95

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Jefferson Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All85%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
680-84%
780-84%
875-79%
High School>= 95%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All83%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
675-79%
785-89%
885%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Jefferson Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 30.9% 44.0% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 18.7% 10.9% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 11.3% 9.4% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 34.9% 30.2% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.5% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.5% 4.9% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Henry Elementary89%0.5Arlington, VA
Long Branch Elementary85%0.5Arlington, VA
Arlington Mill High72%0.6Arlington, VA
Barcroft Elementary64%0.8Arlington, VA
Barrett Elementary77%0.9Arlington, VA
Randolph Elementary69%0.9Arlington, VA
Washington Lee High90%1.4Arlington, VA
Arlington Science Focus91%1.4Arlington, VA
Hoffman-boston Elementary82%1.5Arlington, VA
Arlington Traditional98%1.5Arlington, VA
Drew Model Elementary74%1.6Arlington, VA
Claremont Immersion80%1.6Arlington, VA

Arlington demographics profile

StatisticArlingtonVirginiaNational
Population226,0928,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)8,69319191
Median age34.137.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%57%55%
Speak English71%84%79%
Speak Spanish13%7%13%

Education level achieved in Arlington

IndexArlingtonVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade93.4%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school92.9%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college85.6%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree77.0%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors73.7%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters39.1%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree13.0%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.3%1.7%1.3%
Source: The Jefferson Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.