Medill Elementary School

  • Medill Elementary School serves 543 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Medill Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Medill Elementary School's student population of 543 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students543 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Medill Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,247 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Medill Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#1313 out of 3247 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Medill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Medill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Medill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Medill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
90%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Medill Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Medill Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.190.47
This chart display the diversity score of Medill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Medill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Medill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLancaster City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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