1641 Sunset Ln
Wooster, OH 44691
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Melrose Elementary School serves 277 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Melrose Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 50%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 57%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 32% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 277 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

School Overview

Melrose Elementary School's student population of 277 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
277 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Melrose Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,137 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Melrose Elementary School is 0.39, 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
#1805 out of 3137 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
6%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
77%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 50% OH state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 57% OH state average).

How many students attend Melrose Elementary School?

277 students attend Melrose Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

77% of Melrose Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Melrose Elementary School?

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

What grades does Melrose Elementary School offer ?

Melrose Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4

What school district is Melrose Elementary School part of?

Melrose Elementary School is part of Wooster City School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 277 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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