George L Myers Elementary School

  • George L Myers Elementary School serves 390 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • George L Myers Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

George L Myers Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • George L Myers Elementary School's student population of 390 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George L Myers Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George L Myers Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#424 out of 1762 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
27%
12%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
57%
68%
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.600.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortage Township Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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