Woodland Elementary School

Woodland Elementary School serves 436 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Woodland Elementary School operates within the Elkhart Community s School District.

Overview

The student population of 436 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 436 students
Woodland Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Woodland Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Woodland Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Woodland Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Woodland Elementary School Asian (1988-2011)
Hispanic
25%
9%
Woodland Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
13%
13%
Woodland Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
71%
Woodland Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Woodland Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Woodland 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.
0.65 0.45
Woodland 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.
80%
41%
Woodland 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.
7%
8%
Woodland Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,536 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Elkhart Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 12,536 1,517
District Total Revenue $189 MM $21 MM
Elkhart Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $172 MM $18 MM
Elkhart Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,975 $13,002
Elkhart Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,760 $11,056
Elkhart Community s 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 Elkhart Memorial High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Elkhart Area Career Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Daly Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Elkhart Elkhart Memorial High School
    2608 California Rd
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)262-5600
    0.3  mi  |  1756  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Elkhart Elkhart Area Career Center
    Vocational School
    2424 California Rd
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)262-5650
    Vocational School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Elkhart West Side Middle School
    101 South Nappanee St
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)295-4815
    1.2  mi  |  653  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Elkhart Daly Elementary School
    1735 Strong Ave
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)295-4870
    1.3  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Elkhart Cleveland Elementary School
    53403 Cr 1 North
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)262-5580
    1.7  mi  |  680  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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