Jefferson Elementary School

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750 Saint John St

Allentown, PA 18103

(484) 765-4421

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 730

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Jefferson Elementary School

My children go to jefferson and is an excellent school, the teachers are awsome and the principal is on top of everything...thats why i rate this school number 1.

Posted by a parent on 06/04/09

As most public schools are, they are a bit overcrowded: the student to teacher ratio is about 26:1. However, we cannot depend on the schools to do our jobs as parents. We should be active in our kids' education by supporting school functions, visiting the local library and helping out with homework. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/08

My daughter went to this school for two years and when we moved her to another she was extremly happy. She had connections to her friends but the overall difference in her learning and social behavior was better. Jefferson Elem. needs an overhaul.

Posted by a parent on 08/04/08

My son goes to this school, its not all that good, teachers are great, but they have not control over anything in that school. The play area need some work.

Posted by a parent on 06/25/08

this school is overcrowded and visiting this school recently out of control both students and teachers

Posted by a other on 06/07/08

The staff in this school is dedicated to the education of it's students.

Posted by a teacher on 04/05/06

I think this is a great school. The Principle and Councilors are phenominal. The Teachers are very much on top of things. The Parent involvement is great from outside the schools. I do wish there could be more envolvement on the conditions of the outside of the school grounds.

Posted by a parent on 06/13/04

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Test scores for Jefferson Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Jefferson Elementary School
Allentown City School District
* In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Allentown schools — Jefferson Elementary School is located at 750 Saint John St, Allentown PA 18103. 750 Saint John St is in the 18103 ZIP code in Allentown, PA The school district for Jefferson Elementary School is the Allentown City School District. Jefferson Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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