Fall Creek Elementary School

Tel: (317)594-4180
  • Fall Creek Elementary School serves 693 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Fall Creek Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • Fall Creek Elementary School operates within the Hamilton Southeastern s School District.

Top Placements (Indiana)

Fall Creek Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in Indiana for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Fall Creek Elementary School's student population of 693 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students693 students
Fall Creek Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Fall Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Fall Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeFall Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Fall Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fall Creek Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
Fall Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
7%
2%
Fall Creek Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
3%
11%
Fall Creek Elementary School Black Students (1997-2016)
Black
2%
12%
Fall Creek Elementary School Black Students (1996-2016)
White
85%
69%
Fall Creek Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Fall Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsFall Creek Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.270.28
Fall Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
41%
Fall Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
Fall Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Fall Creek Elementary School is Hamilton Southeastern s School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 357 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Hamilton Southeastern s School District's student population of 21,144 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,669 in this district is less than the state average of $12,561. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,655 is less than the state average of $10,672. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    School District NameHamilton Southeastern s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    22
    3
    Number of Students Managed21,1441,398
    Hamilton Southeastern s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    77%
    55%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    82%
    64%
    District Total Revenue$216 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$155 MM$15 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,669$12,561
    District Spending / Student$7,655$10,672
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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