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Thomas Jefferson High School

3
6 reviews
Grades
9-12
Students
1575
Type
Public
1243 20th Street Southwest
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
(319) 558-2435

Iowa Assessment

Thomas Jefferson High School
Based on data from the 2017 school year

Community Reviews

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This is a good high school to send your kids. I recommend.
Posted by a parent on 2/25/2019
They need better teachers. Some teachers miss a lot of work days causing students not to learn at their fullest.
Posted by a parent on 6/26/2018
Great teachers, a long lasting committment to fine arts and significant upgrades to the facility are all reasons why I chose to raise my family in the Jefferson district. My wife as served as a substitute in the school and also interacts with several students throguh a private music lesson studio she operates. Located in a solid, safe working class neighborhood, this school is full of down-to-earth, hard working and smart students.Jefferson, Kennedy and Washington all provide an excellent, well-rounded education, and we're excited to be part of raising third-generation J-Hawks!
Posted by a community member on 8/21/2015
Jefferson has always had a proud tradition of excellence and high standards for the westside community. The school is currently going through a face lift and is poising itself to be among the elite schools in the city and state for the coming years.
Posted by a community member on 3/22/2014
I am proud to be part of Jefferson's faculty. We deeply care about our kids and work tirelessly on a daily basis to meet a tremendous amount of need. Sometimes the need is too great to address with the limited resources at our disposal (time, student to teacher/counselor/associate principal ratio) but I can say with absolute sincerity that we work with every ounce of energy that we possess to do what is right by our kids. There are many areas for improvement AND we also have a lot to be proud of due to our dedicated students, parents, community members and staff.
Posted by a teacher on 2/22/2013
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Cedar Rapids schools - Thomas Jefferson High School is located at 1243 20th Street Southwest, Cedar Rapids IA 52404. Thomas Jefferson High School is in the Cedar Rapids Community School District. Thomas Jefferson High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9-12.

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