Edgewood Elementary School

  • Edgewood Elementary School serves 329 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edgewood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Edgewood Elementary School's student population of 329 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students329 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edgewood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Edgewood Elementary School is 0.64, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#1238 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
49%
13%
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White
34%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score0.640.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMichigan City Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Michigan City Barker Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 410 students
    0.2 miles
    319 E Barker Rd
    Michigan City, IN 46360
    (219) 873-2057
    0.2 7-8 410
  • Michigan City Joy Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 392 students
    0.6 miles
    1600 E Coolspring Ave
    Michigan City, IN 46360
    (219) 873-2090
    0.6 K-6 392
  • Michigan City Knapp Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 391 students
    1.1 miles
    321 Bolka Ave
    Michigan City, IN 46360
    (219) 873-2096
    1.1 K-6 391
  • Michigan City Michigan City High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,665 student
    1.1 miles
    8466 W Pahs Rd
    Michigan City, IN 46360
    (219) 873-2044
    1.1 9-12 1,665
  • Michigan City Marsh Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 308 students
    1.2 miles
    400 E Homer St
    Michigan City, IN 46360
    (219) 873-2102
    1.2 K-6 308

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