Handley Elementary School

408 10th St
La Porte, IN 46350
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Handley Elementary School serves 368 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Handley Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Handley Elementary School's student population of 368 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Rankings

Handley Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Handley Elementary School is 0.45, 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
#868 out of 1757 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
12%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
72%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.450.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaporte Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Handley Elementary School is Laporte High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kesling Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Porte Laporte High School Math: 29% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,056 students
    0.3 miles
    602 'f' St
    La Porte, IN 46350
    (219) 362-3102
    0.3 9-12 2,056
  • La Porte Kesling Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 713 students
    0.6 miles
    306 E 18th St
    La Porte, IN 46350
    (219) 362-7507
    0.6 6-8 713
  • La Porte Paul F Boston Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 693 students
    0.7 miles
    1000 Harrison St
    La Porte, IN 46350
    (219) 326-6930
    0.7 6-8 693
  • La Porte Lincoln Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
    0.9 miles
    402 Harrison St
    La Porte, IN 46350
    (219) 362-3755
    0.9 PK-5 280
  • La Porte Riley Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
    1.2 miles
    516 Weller Ave
    La Porte, IN 46350
    (219) 362-3235
    1.2 PK-5 419

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