Darden Primary Center

  • Darden Primary Center serves 542 students in grades PK-4.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Darden Primary Center operates within the South Bend Community Corp School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 542 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 86% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-4
Total Students542 students
Darden Primary Center Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Darden Primary Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Darden Primary Center Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by GradeDarden Primary Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
Darden Primary Center Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Darden Primary Center Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
7%
11%
Darden Primary Center Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
25%
12%
Darden Primary Center Black Students (1988-2015)
White
58%
70%
Darden Primary Center White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
10%
5%
Darden Primary Center Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDarden Primary Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.590.49
Darden Primary Center Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
41%
Darden Primary Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
8%
Darden Primary Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Bend Community Corp School District's student population of 19,155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,291 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,168 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District NameSouth Bend Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
3
Number of Students Managed19,1551,465
South Bend Community Corp School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$356 MM$19 MM
South Bend Community Corp School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$276 MM$16 MM
South Bend Community Corp School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,291$12,273
South Bend Community Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,168$10,163
South Bend Community Corp School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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