Anderson Elementary School

  • Anderson Elementary School serves 621 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Anderson Elementary School's student population of 621 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students621 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Anderson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Anderson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Anderson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anderson Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#966 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Anderson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Anderson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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Hispanic
41%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Anderson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
27%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Anderson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
25%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Anderson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Anderson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Anderson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.700.29
This chart display the diversity score of Anderson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Anderson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Anderson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnderson Community Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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