Elwood Elementary School

940 N 19th St
Elwood, IN 46036
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 458 students in grades Prekindergarten-2, Elwood Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 83%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 80%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : 75-79%
  • : 70-74%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Elwood Elementary School's student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
458 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
(13-14)
75-79%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elwood 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 2013-14 school year data.
(13-14)
70-74%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elwood 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
14%
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Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
89%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
0.20
This chart display the diversity score of Elwood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Elwood Elementary School often compared to?
Elwood Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Frankton Elementary School, Tipton Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 83% IN state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 80% IN state average).
How many students attend Elwood Elementary School?
458 students attend Elwood Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Elwood Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Elwood Elementary School?
Elwood Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Indiana state average of 15:1.
What grades does Elwood Elementary School offer ?
Elwood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2
What school district is Elwood Elementary School part of?
Elwood Elementary School is part of Elwood Community School Corp School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : 75-79%
  • : 70-74%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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