Elston Middle School (Closed 2015)

  • Elston Middle School served 496 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 54% (which was lower than the Indiana state average of 83%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 58% (which was lower than the Indiana state average of 80%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 63% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Elston Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)
54%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elston Middle 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 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)
58%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elston Middle 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elston Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elston Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
40%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elston Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
37%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elston Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Elston Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elston Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.680.51
This chart display the diversity score of Elston Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elston Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elston Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMichigan City Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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