Emerson Elementary School

Emerson Elementary School serves 281 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Emerson Elementary School operates within the Seymour Community s School District.

Overview

The student population of 281 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 281 students
Emerson Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Emerson Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 17:1
Emerson Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
7%
10%
Emerson Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2013)
White
92%
71%
Emerson Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Emerson Elementary School Sch 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.
0.15 0.26
Emerson Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
26%
42%
Emerson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
12%
8%
Emerson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,250 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Seymour Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,250 1,469
Seymour Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $21 MM
District Spending $40 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,215 $13,002
Seymour Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,601 $11,056
Seymour Community s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Seymour Senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seymour Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Margaret R Brown Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SeymourSeymour Senior High School
    1350 West 2nd St
    SeymourIN 47274
    (812)522-4384
    0.6 mi | 1235 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SeymourSeymour Middle School
    920 North O'brien St
    SeymourIN 47274
    (812)522-5453
    1.2 mi | 978 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SeymourMargaret R Brown Elementary School
    550 Miller Ln
    SeymourIN 47274
    (812)522-5539
    1.3 mi | 489 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SeymourSeymour-redding Elementary School
    1700 North Ewing St
    SeymourIN 47274
    (812)522-5621
    1.3 mi | 489 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SeymourSeymour-jackson Elementary School
    508 B Ave East
    SeymourIN 47274
    (812)522-5709
    1.6 mi | 625 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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