Cedarwood Alternative Elementary School

  • Cedarwood Alternative Elementary School serves 420 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cedarwood Alternative Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cedarwood Alternative Elementary School's student population of 420 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cedarwood Alternative Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cedarwood Alternative Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#2137 out of 3,224 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
61%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
5%
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Black
34%
17%
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White
50%
71%
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedarwood Alternative Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.630.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbus City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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