Avondale Elementary School

Avondale Elementary School serves 269 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Avondale Elementary School operates within the Plain Local School District.

Overview

The student population of 269 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 269 students
Avondale Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Avondale Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Avondale Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 18:1
Avondale Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Avondale Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
4%
4%
Avondale Elementary School Hispanic (2002-2013)
Black
8%
17%
Avondale Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
75%
73%
Avondale Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
11%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Avondale 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.
0.42 0.22
Avondale 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.
34%
34%
Avondale Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
7%
6%
Avondale Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,764 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Plain Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 6,764 905
Plain Local School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $12 MM
District Spending $57 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,115 $10,997
Plain Local School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,262 $10,473
Plain Local School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mckinley High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lehman Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robert A. Taft Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CantonRobert A. Taft Elementary School
    3829 Guilford Ave Nw
    CantonOH 44718
    (330)491-3760
    1 mi | 379 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • CantonMckinley High School
    2323 17th St Nw
    CantonOH 44708
    (330)438-2712
    1.4 mi | 1470 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CantonLehman Middle School
    1400 Broad Ave Nw
    CantonOH 44708
    (330)456-1963
    1.5 mi | 760 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • CantonWhipple Heights Elementary School
    4800 12th St Nw
    CantonOH 44708
    (330)478-6177
    1.6 mi | 356 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • CantonWorley Elementary School
    1340 23rd St Nw
    CantonOH 44709
    (330)452-5748
    1.8 mi | 400 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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