7600 Hillside Rd
Independence, OH 44131
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Independence Primary School serves 439 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Independence Primary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 32% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 439 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Independence Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Independence Primary School's student population of 439 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Independence Primary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Independence Primary School is 0.13, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#81 out of 3233 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
93%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Independence Primary School's ranking?

Independence Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 1%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≥95% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 63% OH state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 64% OH state average).

How many students attend Independence Primary School?

439 students attend Independence Primary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

93% of Independence Primary School students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Independence Primary School?

Independence Primary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Ohio state average of 17:1.

What grades does Independence Primary School offer ?

Independence Primary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 439 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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