Eel River Elementary School

  • Eel River Elementary School serves 549 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 75% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Eel River Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Eel River Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Eel River Elementary School's student population of 549 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students549 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Eel River Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Eel River Elementary School is 0.30, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#334 out of 1762 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
83%
68%
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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Diversity Score0.300.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthwest Allen County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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