Brandywine Elementary School

Brandywine Elementary School serves 325 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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%.
Brandywine Elementary School operates within the Southern Hancock County Com Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 325 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 325 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Brandywine Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Brandywine Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
Brandywine Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Brandywine Elementary School Asian (2010-2011)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Brandywine Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Brandywine Elementary School Black (2008-2011)
White
92%
71%
Brandywine Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Brandywine Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Brandywine 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.
0.15 0.25
Brandywine Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
28%
41%
Brandywine 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.
4%
8%
Brandywine Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,243 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Southern Hancock County Com Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 3,243 1,613
Southern Hancock County Com  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $21 MM
Southern Hancock County Com  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $18 MM
Southern Hancock County Com  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,592 $13,002
Southern Hancock County Com  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,191 $11,056
Southern Hancock County Com  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 Greenfield-central High School (4.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Greenfield Intermediate School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Weston Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greenfield Weston Elementary School
    140 Polk St
    Greenfield , IN , 46140
    (317)462-1492
    4.1  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Greenfield Greenfield-central High School
    810 North Broadway
    Greenfield , IN , 46140
    (317)462-9211
    4.4  mi  |  1441  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Greenfield Greenfield Intermediate School
    204 West Park Ave
    Greenfield , IN , 46140
    (317)462-6827
    4.6  mi  |  556  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Greenfield Harris Elementary School
    200 West Park Ave
    Greenfield , IN , 46140
    (317)467-6731
    4.6  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • New Palestine Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award New Palestine High School
    4485 South Victory Dr
    New Palestine , IN , 46163
    (317)861-4417
    5.2  mi  |  1079  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Hancock 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 0.02, which is lower than the Indiana average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Hancock County is Fostoria City School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.