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99 Dragon Dr

Jefferson, GA 30549

(706) 367-2880

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Grades: 3 - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 713

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Jefferson Academy

I have had 3 children to go to Jefferson Academy. I have been very impressed by the consistency of quality public education. My children had previously been enrolled in other school districts in other states, I am very pleased with Jefferson's commitment to provide children with a great education without ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/08/14

Does this school have extremely high standards and expectations of our children? Yes. Will it be as warm and fuzzy as another elementary? maybe not. I believe if you set the bar high a child will strive for it. My daughter has done just that. Like with any publicly funded school there will be politics ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/14

Don't fall for the hype about this school. Check out US News ratings for college readiness from this district. The school is overcrowded, packed with paying out of district kids to jack up CRCT scores. The general culture here is one of browbeating. The principle fosters it, passes it on to the teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/25/14

Jefferson is an unbelievable school, with a very high standard of education. I have been thoroughly impressed with its rigor, as I transferred here a few years ago from a much bigger school system. I am very proud that my children will be attending school here!

Posted by a teacher on 06/07/09

This new school still seems to be dealing with growing pains. Many of the parent reviews from JES would equally match for this school. Military style definitely applies here. JA is the only school (out of 4) in the city system that requires a school uniform. Not a dress code guideline, but a uniform. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/24/09

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Test scores for Jefferson Academy

CRCT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Jefferson Academy
Jefferson City School District
* In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Jefferson schools — Jefferson Academy is located at 99 Dragon Dr, Jefferson GA 30549. 99 Dragon Dr is in the 30549 ZIP code in Jefferson, GA The school district for Jefferson Academy is the Jefferson City School District. Jefferson Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels 3 - 5.
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