Grissom Elementary School

3201 S Macedonia Ave
Muncie, IN 47302
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Grissom Elementary School serves 528 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Grissom Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Grissom Elementary School's student population of 528 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students528 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Grissom Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Grissom Elementary School is 0.50, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1707 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
68%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
14%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.500.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuncie Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grissom Elementary School is Muncie Central High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Inspire Academy - A School Of Inquiry (1.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Muncie Inspire Academy - A School Of Inquiry Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 196 students
    1.3 miles
    2801 E 16th St
    Muncie, IN 47302
    (765) 216-7980
    1.3 K-8 196
  • Muncie South View Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 540 students
    1.4 miles
    2100 S Franklin
    Muncie, IN 47302
    (765) 747-5226
    1.4 PK-5 540
  • Muncie East Washington Academy Math: 49% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 490 students
    2.0 miles
    1000 E Washington
    Muncie, IN 47305
    (765) 747-5434
    2 PK-5 490
  • Muncie Muncie Central High School Math: 23% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,370 student
    2.7 miles
    801 N Walnut St
    Muncie, IN 47305
    (765) 747-5260
    2.7 9-12 1,370
  • Muncie Longfellow Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 333 students
    2.9 miles
    1900 E Centennial
    Muncie, IN 47303
    (765) 747-5410
    2.9 K-5 333

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