Fishers Elementary School

Tel: (317)594-4160
  • Fishers Elementary School serves 474 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Fishers Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • Fishers Elementary School operates within the Hamilton Southeastern s School District.

Top Placements (Indiana)

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

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Fishers Elementary School's student population of 474 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students474 students
Fishers Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Fishers Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Fishers Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeFishers Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Fishers Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fishers Elementary School is 0.41, which is more 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)70-74%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
Fishers Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
5%
2%
Fishers Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2016)
Hispanic
7%
11%
Fishers Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
10%
12%
Fishers Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
76%
69%
Fishers Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Fishers Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsFishers Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.410.28
Fishers Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
41%
Fishers Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
Fishers Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Fishers 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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