Fortville Elementary School

8414 N 200 W
Fortville, IN 46040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Fortville Elementary School serves 621 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Fortville 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Fortville Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Fortville Elementary School's student population of 621 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 59% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
621 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Fortville Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fortville Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#203 out of 1757 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
88%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 621 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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