Wolcott Mills Elementary School

Myers And Sr 9 308

Wolcottville, IN 46795-0308

Tel: (260)499-2450
Grades KG-5
209 students
Wolcott Mills Elementary School serves 209 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Wolcott Mills Elementary School operates within the Lakeland Corporation School District.

School Overview

The student population of 209 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 209 students
Wolcott Mills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wolcott Mills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Wolcott Mills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wolcott Mills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Wolcott Mills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
10%
Wolcott Mills Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
93%
71%
Wolcott Mills Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Wolcott Mills Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wolcott Mills Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.13 0.27
Wolcott Mills Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2014)
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.
48%
41%
Wolcott Mills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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%
Wolcott Mills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,160 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,456 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,082 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Lakeland Corporation School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,160 1,472
Lakeland  Corporation School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $19 MM
Lakeland  Corporation School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $22 MM $16 MM
Lakeland  Corporation School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,456 $12,273
Lakeland  Corporation School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,082 $10,163
Lakeland  Corporation School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is East Noble High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Noble Middle School (8.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rome City Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rome CityRome City Elementary School
    2.7 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 303 students400 West Jefferson St
    Rome CityIN 46784
    (260)854-3241
    2.7PK-6303
  • KendallvilleNorth Side Elementary School
    7.7 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 408 students302 East Harding St
    KendallvilleIN 46755
    (260)347-1354
    7.7KG-6408
  • KendallvilleWayne Center Elementary School
    7.7 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 349 students1231 East Appleman Rd
    KendallvilleIN 46755
    (260)347-2548
    7.7PK-6349
  • KendallvilleEast Noble Middle School
    8.3 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 574 students401 East Diamond St
    KendallvilleIN 46755
    (260)347-0100
    8.37-8574
  • LagrangeParkside Elementary School
    8.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 520 students1 Lemaster Circle
    LagrangeIN 46761
    (260)499-2430
    8.5KG-5520

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
January 22, 2016
Do children born in certain months develop more quickly than others? Does it affect their success later in life?
December 03, 2015
Participating in team sports has a great many benefits for children, there is no doubt. In this article you will learn what those benefits are.
November 26, 2015
Gifted students often fail to thrive in traditional academic environments because they are not being challenged. In this article you will learn how to make sure your gifted student gets the quality education he or she deserves.