Wayne Center Elementary School

1231 East Appleman Rd,

Kendallville, IN, 46755-9801

Tel: (260)347-2548
Grades: KG-6

354 students

Wayne Center Elementary School serves 354 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Wayne Center Elementary School operates within the East Noble Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 354 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 354 students
Wayne Center Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Wayne Center Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wayne Center Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 17:1
Wayne Center Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Wayne Center Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
9%
Wayne Center Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
13%
Wayne Center Elementary School Black (2000-2012)
White
90%
71%
Wayne Center Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wayne Center Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Wayne Center Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.73
Wayne Center Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
41%
Wayne Center Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
8%
Wayne Center Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,802 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name East Noble Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 3,802 1,613
East Noble  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $21 MM
District Spending $38 MM $18 MM
East Noble  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,944 $13,002
East Noble  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,803 $11,056
East Noble  Corp School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Four County Area Vocational Coop (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Four County Area Vocational Coop (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Four County Area Vocational Coop (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kendallville Four County Area Vocational Coop
    Vocational School
    1607 East Dowling St
    Kendallville , IN , 46755
    (888)349-0250
    Vocational School
    1.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Kendallville Northeast In Spec Ed Coop
    Special Education School
    1607 East Dowling
    Kendallville , IN , 46755
    (260)347-5236
    Special Education School
    1.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Kendallville North Side Elementary School
    302 East Harding St
    Kendallville , IN , 46755
    (260)347-1354
    1.5  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Kendallville East Noble Middle School
    401 East Diamond St
    Kendallville , IN , 46755
    (260)347-0100
    2  mi  |  597  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Kendallville South Side Elementary School
    1350 South Sherman St
    Kendallville , IN , 46755
    (260)349-2200
    2.4  mi  |  456  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Noble County, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.32, which is lower than the Indiana average of 0.73. The most diverse school district in Noble County is Central Noble Com School Corp School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.