Bluffton-harrison Elementary School

Bluffton-harrison Elementary School serves 624 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School operates within the M S D Bluffton-harrison School District.

School Overview

The student population of 624 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 624 students
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 19:1 18:1
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
5%
10%
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
12%
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
92%
71%
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.15 0.27
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
42%
41%
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
7%
8%
Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

M S D Bluffton-harrison School District's student population of 1,477 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,150 in this district is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,517 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name M S D Bluffton-harrison School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,477 1,472
M S D Bluffton-harrison School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $19 MM
M S D Bluffton-harrison School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $14 MM $16 MM
M S D Bluffton-harrison School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,150 $12,273
M S D Bluffton-harrison School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,517 $10,163
M S D Bluffton-harrison School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Bluffton High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bluffton-harrison Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lancaster Central School (4 miles away)
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  • BlufftonBluffton-harrison Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 420 students
    0.4 miles
    1500 Stogdill Rd
    BlufftonIN 46714
    (260)824-3536
    0.45-8420
  • BlufftonBluffton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 433 students
    0.5 miles
    1 Tiger Trl
    BlufftonIN 46714
    (260)824-3724
    0.59-12433
  • BlufftonLancaster Central School
    Grades: PK-5 | 515 students
    4 miles
    3240 East 300 North
    BlufftonIN 46714
    (260)565-3135
    4PK-5515
  • OssianNorwell High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 778 students
    7.4 miles
    1100 East Us 224
    OssianIN 46777
    (260)543-2213
    7.49-12778
  • OssianNorwell Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 545 students
    7.4 miles
    1100 East Us 224
    OssianIN 46777
    (260)543-2218
    7.46-8545

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