Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School

  • Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School serves 559 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School's student population of 559 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School is 0.08, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1757 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
96%
13%
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White
n/a
68%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.080.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGary Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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