Cardinal Elementary School

  • Cardinal Elementary School serves 594 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cardinal Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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

  • Cardinal Elementary School's student population of 594 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cardinal Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cardinal Elementary School is 0.26, 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 School Rank#17 out of 1762 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
12%
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Black
2%
12%
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White
85%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.260.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrownsburg Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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