Edgar L Miller Elementary School

  • Edgar L Miller Elementary School serves 370 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • Edgar L Miller Elementary School's student population of 370 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edgar L Miller Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edgar L Miller Elementary School is 0.52, 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#642 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
12%
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Black
66%
12%
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White
9%
69%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edgar L Miller Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.520.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMerrillville Community Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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