300 Pioneer Rd
Lima, OH 45807
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Elida Elementary School serves 933 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Elida Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

School Overview

Elida Elementary School's student population of 933 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
933 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Elida Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Elida Elementary School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#1420 out of 3233 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
6%
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Black
13%
17%
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White
68%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 933 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 30%)

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