459 E Strawberry Rd
Montezuma, IN 47862
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Montezuma Elementary School serves 272 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Montezuma Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

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

School Overview

Montezuma Elementary School's student population of 272 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
272 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Montezuma Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Montezuma Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#1136 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
10%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
88%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 272 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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