Memorial Elementary School

  • Memorial Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Memorial Elementary School's student population of 334 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Memorial Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Memorial Elementary School is 0.25, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#28 out of 1762 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
11%
12%
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Black
1%
12%
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White
84%
69%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.250.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValparaiso Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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