Garden City Elementary School

  • Garden City Elementary School serves 943 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Garden City Elementary School operates within the M S D Wayne Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 943 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students943 students
Garden City Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Garden City Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Garden City Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeGarden City Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
Garden City Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Garden City Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
56%
11%
Garden City Elementary School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
21%
12%
Garden City Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
20%
70%
Garden City Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Garden City Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGarden City Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.610.49
Garden City Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
88%
41%
Garden City Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
8%
Garden City Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • M S D Wayne Township School District's student population of 15,673 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,127 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,934 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameM S D Wayne Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed15,6731,465
M S D Wayne Township School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$270 MM$19 MM
M S D Wayne Township School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$204 MM$16 MM
M S D Wayne Township School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$17,127$12,273
M S D Wayne Township School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,934$10,163
M S D Wayne Township School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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