59400 Elm Rd
Mishawaka, IN 46544
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Elm Road Elementary School serves 559 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Elm Road Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Elm Road Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Elm Road Elementary School's student population of 559 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Elm Road Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Elm Road Elementary School is 0.35, 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
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#173 out of 1757 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
80%
68%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.35
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 559 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Top 50%)

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