611 Randler Ave
Vandalia, OH 45377
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Helke Elementary School serves 373 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Helke Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

School Overview

Helke Elementary School's student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
373 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Helke Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Helke Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#894 out of 3233 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
78%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Students: 373 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Top 30%)

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