Emerson Elementary School

  • Emerson Elementary School serves 336 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • Emerson Elementary School's student population of 336 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 60% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emerson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Emerson Elementary School is 0.19, which is less 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#254 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
90%
69%
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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 Emerson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.190.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeymour Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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