Carson Elementary School

  • Carson Elementary School serves 461 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Carson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Carson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • Carson Elementary School's student population of 461 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,247 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carson Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1917 out of 3247 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Carson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
83%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.300.48
This chart display the diversity score of Carson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewark City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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