705 E Tallman St
Portland, IN 47371
(School attendance zone shown in map)
East Elementary School serves 314 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

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School Overview

East Elementary School's student population of 314 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of East Elementary School is 0.19, 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 Data
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State Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
80-84%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
70-74%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
90%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 314 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50% in IN)

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