Douglas Macarthur Elementary School

  • Douglas Macarthur Elementary School serves 743 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (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 74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Douglas Macarthur Elementary School's student population of 743 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students743 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Douglas Macarthur Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Douglas Macarthur Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Douglas Macarthur Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Douglas Macarthur Elementary School is 0.60, 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#719 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Douglas Macarthur 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)
74%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Douglas Macarthur 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 Ratio22:117:1
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Asian
43%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Douglas Macarthur Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Douglas Macarthur Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Douglas Macarthur Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
46%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Douglas Macarthur 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
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Douglas Macarthur Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Douglas Macarthur Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.600.29
This chart display the diversity score of Douglas Macarthur Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Douglas Macarthur Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Douglas Macarthur 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 NamePerry Township s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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