Butler Elementary School

  • Butler Elementary School serves 425 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 54% (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 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • Butler Elementary School's student population of 425 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students425 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Butler Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Butler Elementary School is 0.04, which is less 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#1117 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
98%
69%
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Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Butler Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.040.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Butler 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
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Butler 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 NameDeKalb Co Eastern Com Sch Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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