Emerson Elementary School

  • Emerson Elementary School serves 340 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Emerson Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Emerson Elementary School's student population of 340 students has grown by 74% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 58% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emerson Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Emerson Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rankn/a
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
61%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
5%
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Black
17%
16%
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White
64%
71%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score0.550.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWesterville City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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