1052 Park Ave
Valparaiso, IN 46383
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Memorial Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Memorial Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Memorial Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Memorial Elementary School's student population of 334 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Memorial Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Memorial Elementary School is 0.27, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#23 out of 1757 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
85%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 334 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Btm 50%)

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