David Turnham Education Center

  • David Turnham Education Center serves 322 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • David Turnham Education Center's student population of 322 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • David Turnham Education Center's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of David Turnham Education Center is 0.40, which is more 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)75-79%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
24%
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
74%
69%
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Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score0.400.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Spencer County Sch Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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