Cortland Elementary School

  • Cortland Elementary School serves 126 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Cortland Elementary School's student population of 126 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students126 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Cortland Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cortland Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cortland Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#203 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cortland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cortland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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Hispanic
n/a
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
97%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cortland Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cortland Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.060.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cortland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeymour Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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