Central Elementary School

208 S 9th St
Clinton, IN 47842
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Central Elementary School serves 297 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Central Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Central Elementary School's student population of 297 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.15, 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 Testing Rank
#515 out of 1762 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
92%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.150.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Vermillion Com School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Elementary School is South Vermillion High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is South Vermillion Middle School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clinton South Vermillion High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 566 students
    2.0 miles
    770 W Wildcat Dr
    Clinton, IN 47842
    (765) 832-3551
    2 9-12 566
  • Clinton South Vermillion Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 417 students
    2.1 miles
    950 W Wildcat Dr
    Clinton, IN 47842
    (765) 832-7727
    2.1 6-8 417
  • Clinton Van Duyn Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 222 students
    3.0 miles
    15095 S Range Line Rd
    Clinton, IN 47842
    (765) 832-7761
    3 PK-5 222
  • Montezuma Riverton Parke Junior Senior High School Math: 30% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 453 students
    5.2 miles
    4907 S Coxville Rd
    Montezuma, IN 47862
    (765) 569-2045
    5.2 7-12 453
  • Clinton Ernie Pyle Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 236 students
    5.4 miles
    72 E 1100 S
    Clinton, IN 47842
    (765) 832-7718
    5.4 PK-5 236

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