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Avg. test scores 39%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 51%

Jefferson school information

IndexJeffersonTexasNational
Average Test Scores68%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools47,41879,221
Total private schools21,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jefferson are 39% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Jefferson
  • 83.7% of people in Jefferson have completed 8th grade
  • 82.6% of people in Jefferson have completed high school
  • 14.9% of people in Jefferson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Jefferson

      IndexJeffersonTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade83.7%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school82.6%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college38.2%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.2%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.9%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters5.0%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.8%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.0%1.1%1.3%

      Jefferson, TX School Districts

      • Jefferson Independent School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Jefferson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jefferson, TX schools is 68%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Jefferson, TX, an average of 83.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Avinger, TX36760%21%
      Jefferson, TX2,41668%39%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Crownpoint, NM2,4168%84%
      Pepperell, MA2,41770%42%
      McColl, SC2,41727%46%
      Manahawkin, NJ2,41550%2%
      Hudson, IA2,41483%69%
      Jefferson, TX2,41668%39%
      Source: The Jefferson, TX education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.