Knapp Elementary School

  • Knapp Elementary School serves 365 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Knapp Elementary School's student population of 365 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Knapp Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Knapp Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#481 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
12%
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Black
29%
12%
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White
46%
69%
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Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Knapp Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.680.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Knapp Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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School District NameMichigan City Area s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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