Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School

  • Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School serves 385 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School's student population of 385 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#380 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
28%
12%
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Black
15%
12%
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White
54%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.610.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGriffith Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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