Klondike Elementary School

Klondike Elementary School serves 1,062 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Klondike Elementary School operates within the Tippecanoe Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 1062 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 1,062 students
Klondike Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Klondike Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Klondike Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 21:1 17:1
Klondike Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
2%
Klondike Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
17%
9%
Klondike Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
4%
13%
Klondike Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
63%
71%
Klondike Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Klondike Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Klondike 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.
0.57 0.45
Klondike 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.
40%
41%
Klondike Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
5%
8%
Klondike Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,844 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Tippecanoe Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 11,844 1,517
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $136 MM $21 MM
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $110 MM $18 MM
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,621 $13,002
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,404 $11,056
Tippecanoe  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 Beacon Academy (2.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Klondike Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cumberland Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West Lafayette Klondike Middle School
    3307 Klondike Rd
    West Lafayette , IN , 47906
    (765)463-2544
    0  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • West Lafayette Beacon Academy
    Charter School
    620 Cumberland Ave
    West Lafayette , IN , 47906
    (765)838-2045
    Charter School
    2.8  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • West Lafayette Cumberland Elementary School
    600 Cumberland Ave
    West Lafayette , IN , 47906
    (765)464-3212
    2.8  mi  |  612  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • West Lafayette Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Happy Hollow Elementary School
    1200 North Salisbury
    West Lafayette , IN , 47906
    (765)746-0500
    3.3  mi  |  476  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • West Lafayette William Henry Harrison High School
    5701 North 50 West
    West Lafayette , IN , 47906
    (765)463-3511
    3.4  mi  |  1688  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Tippecanoe 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 0.42, which is lower than the Indiana average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Tippecanoe County is Lafayette School Corporation School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.