Monroe Central Elementary School

  • Monroe Central Elementary School serves 563 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Monroe Central Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Monroe Central Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Monroe Central Elementary School's student population of 563 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students563 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Monroe Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Monroe Central Elementary School is 0.13, 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 School Rank (16-17)#329 out of 1769 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
White
93%
68%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Monroe Central Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.130.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Monroe Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe Central School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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