Cooks Corners Elementary School

  • Cooks Corners Elementary School serves 309 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cooks Corners Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cooks Corners Elementary School's student population of 309 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cooks Corners Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Cooks Corners Elementary School is 0.31, 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#96 out of 1762 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
83%
68%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.310.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValparaiso Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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