Blanche E Fuqua Elementary School

  • Blanche E Fuqua Elementary School serves 336 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Blanche E Fuqua 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 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Blanche E Fuqua Elementary School's student population of 336 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blanche E Fuqua 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 diversity score of Blanche E Fuqua Elementary School is 0.46, which is less 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#1238 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
72%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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Diversity Score0.460.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVigo County School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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