Durbin Elementary School

Tel: (765)534-3188
  • Durbin Elementary School serves 374 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Durbin Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • Durbin Elementary School operates within the Hamilton Southeastern s School District.

Top Placements (Indiana)

Durbin Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in Indiana for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Durbin Elementary School's student population of 374 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students374 students
Durbin Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Durbin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Durbin Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeDurbin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Durbin Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Durbin Elementary School is 0.29, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
Durbin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
1%
2%
Durbin Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2016)
Hispanic
8%
11%
Durbin Elementary School Black Students (1990-2016)
Black
3%
12%
Durbin Elementary School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
84%
69%
Durbin Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Durbin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsDurbin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.290.28
Durbin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
41%
Durbin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
Durbin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Durbin Elementary School is Hamilton Southeastern s School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 357 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Hamilton Southeastern s School District's student population of 21,144 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,669 in this district is less than the state average of $12,561. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,655 is less than the state average of $10,672. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    School District NameHamilton Southeastern s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    22
    3
    Number of Students Managed21,1441,398
    Hamilton Southeastern s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    77%
    55%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    82%
    64%
    District Total Revenue$216 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$155 MM$15 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,669$12,561
    District Spending / Student$7,655$10,672
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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