Grissom Elementary School (Closed 2014)

Grissom Elementary School served 277 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 85-89% (which was higher than the Indiana state average of 81%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 75-79% (which was approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
277 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
85-89%
81%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grissom Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
75-79%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grissom Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
30%
12%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
56%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Grissom Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Grissom Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grissom Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Grissom Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grissom Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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