Mary Beck Elementary School

  • Mary Beck Elementary School serves 558 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Mary Beck Elementary School's student population of 558 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students558 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mary Beck Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mary Beck Elementary School is 0.67, 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#1692 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
46%
12%
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Black
29%
12%
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White
19%
69%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mary Beck Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.670.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mary Beck 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElkhart Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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