Elwood Elementary School
Elwood Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 83%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 80%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 34% (majority Black).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-2
- Enrollment: 398 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
- Minority Enrollment: 11%
- Math Proficiency: 75-79%
- Reading Proficiency: 70-74%
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education
Elwood Elementary School's student population of 398 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
The diversity score of Elwood Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(13-14)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(13-14)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education
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