Carmel Elementary School

  • Carmel Elementary School serves 491 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Carmel Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • Carmel Elementary School operates within the Carmel Clay s School District.

Top Placements

Carmel Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Carmel Elementary School's student population of 491 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students491 students
Carmel Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Carmel Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Carmel Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeCarmel Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Carmel Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carmel Elementary School is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
Carmel Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
5%
2%
Carmel Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Carmel Elementary School Black Students (1990-2016)
Black
2%
12%
Carmel Elementary School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
82%
69%
Carmel Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Carmel Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsCarmel Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.320.28
Carmel Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
41%
Carmel Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
Carmel Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Carmel Elementary School is Carmel Clay s School District, which is ranked within the top 1% of all 357 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Carmel Clay s School District's student population of 15,954 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,087 is higher than the state average of $12,561. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,149 is less than the state average of $10,672. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameCarmel Clay s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    15
    3
    Number of Students Managed15,9541,398
    Carmel Clay s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    83%
    55%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    87%
    64%
    District Total Revenue$206 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$160 MM$15 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,087$12,561
    District Spending / Student$10,149$10,672
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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    I have visited this school and is by far the least freindly of all Carmel Clay Schools. Not professional and seems to be a little behind the rest.
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