515 N Wayne St
Peru, IN 46970
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Elmwood Primary Learning Center serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 78%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Elmwood Primary Learning Center's student population of 457 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Elmwood Primary Learning Center is 0.24, 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
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State Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
80-84%
80%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
85-89%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
87%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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-2
  • Students: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50% in IN)

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