Beardsley Elementary School

  • Beardsley Elementary School serves 461 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Beardsley Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Beardsley Elementary School's student population of 461 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beardsley Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beardsley Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#1566 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
46%
12%
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Black
21%
12%
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White
26%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.680.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beardsley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElkhart Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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