Jefferson High School

School Overview


1801 S 18th St

Lafayette, IN 47905

(765) 772-4700

School Website

View map


Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,930

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Jefferson High School

Lafayette Jeff High School has been recognized by the United States Department of Education as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. The teaching staff and administration have a sincere desire to help each student maximize their potential. In fact, the teaching staff is made up of multiple Presidential ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/24/14

This school rocks! as a junior ive seen the school change alot over the years, and i cant say every change has been a positive one but every change has had a root cause of the younger students being highly disrespectful and idiotic. Id recomend this school to anyone whos focus is academics and sports ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/26/13

I think that jefferson high school is a very good school with lots of oppurtunities for success and nice teachers who will give that extra degree of effort in every thing they do/ teach. I love going to jefferson high school because I never feel left out of activities or socail groups not all of the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/05/12

Lafayette Jefferson High School is a school with great potential and a wide variety of courses for student selection. However, in recent years the students seem to have become a lesser priority around the school. While this is not always true, I feel that sometimes students don't matter much to the faculty. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/24/11

The arts, the music, and the overall compassion and motivation of the teachers.

Posted by a parent on 10/13/10

i attend jeff right now and its going downhill. I'm a sophmore. The school is cutting alot of our classes and is losing a lot of teachers. its not fair! just because the eco0nomy is down the first thing they take from is the schools? woww!

Posted by a student on 05/03/10

I was a student at Jeff from '00-'04. I was a freshman the year that Mr. Bertram became principal, and i think that is on of the reasons that i liked the school so much. I think some of the extra-curricular activities could use some work and new guidance, but i think the school is going in a very good ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 11/24/04

I was a student at this school during 79-84 and I would rate this school above avg. School was kept up as well not like other schools I have seen. Teachers were great. Mr. Knott was a great teacher.

Posted by a former student on 04/15/04

Jefferson High School takes full advantage of its large enrollment and diverse student population by offering a wide range of courses and activities. Jefferson has won the national Blue Ribbon award twice and continues its tradition of excellence in education. The principal is moving the school toward ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

Have a question about schools? Ask it at Trulia Voices. See more reviews at

School Profile for Jefferson High School

Test scores
Test scores for Jefferson High School

ECA* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Jefferson High School
Lafayette School Corporation
* In 2011-2012 Indiana used the End-of-Course (ECA) assessment to test students in middle and high school in Algebra I, Biology I, and English 10. The ECA is a criterion-referenced assessment developed specifically for students completing their instruction in Algebra I, Biology I, or English 10. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.

Homes for sale near Jefferson High School

2301 Iroquois Trl 2301 Iroquo...
3 br  2 ba
3005 Chinook Ln 3005 Chinoo...
3 br  1 ½ ba
1012 S 21st St 1012 S 21st...
5 br  2 ba
1925 Kiowa Dr 1925 Kiowa Dr
3 br  2 ba
1223 King St 1223 King St
4 br  2 ba
1029 Alder Dr 1029 Alder Dr
3 br  1 ba
Nearby Schools
Charts and Data
Lafayette schools — Jefferson High School is located at 1801 S 18th St, Lafayette IN 47905. 1801 S 18th St is in the 47905 ZIP code in Lafayette, IN The school district for Jefferson High School is the Lafayette School Corporation. Jefferson High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
School information provided by GreatSchools. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Copyright © 2016 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer