Arthur P Melton Elementary School (Closed 2006)

  • Arthur P Melton Elementary School served 468 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students468 students
This chart display total students of Arthur P Melton Elementary School by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Arthur P Melton Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Arthur P Melton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Arthur P Melton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Black
95%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Arthur P Melton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
White
1%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Arthur P Melton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arthur P Melton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.100.51
This chart display the diversity score of Arthur P Melton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Arthur P Melton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arthur P Melton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGary Community School Corp School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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