Howard Elementary School

Howard Elementary School serves 270 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Howard 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Howard Elementary School's student population of 270 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students270 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Rankings

Howard 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 Howard Elementary School is 0.24, 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
#588 out of 1757 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
87%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.240.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthwestern School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Howard Elementary School is Northwestern Senior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northwestern Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwestern Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kokomo Northwestern Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 290 students
    1.0 miles
    3431 N 400 W
    Kokomo, IN 46901
    (765) 454-2323
    1 7-8 290
  • Kokomo Northwestern Senior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 566 students
    1.0 miles
    3431 N 400 W
    Kokomo, IN 46901
    (765) 454-2332
    1 9-12 566
  • Kokomo Northwestern Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 689 students
    1.3 miles
    4223 W Rd 350 N
    Kokomo, IN 46901
    (765) 454-2335
    1.3 K-6 689
  • Galveston Lewis Cass Polytechnic Academy

    2.9 miles
    401 South Maple Street
    Galveston, IN 46932
    (574) 626-2525
    2.9 n/a n/a
  • Kokomo Wallace Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 355 students
    3.1 miles
    2326 W Jefferson St
    Kokomo, IN 46901
    (765) 455-8000
    3.1 K-5 355

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