Montezuma Elementary School

459 E Strawberry Rd
Montezuma, IN 47862
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 238 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Montezuma Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 41%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 238 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : Bottom 50% in IN
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Montezuma Elementary School's student population of 238 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
238 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Montezuma Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,763 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Montezuma Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IN)
#1133 out of 1763 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35-39%
38%
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25-29%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montezuma Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
14%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
89%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.21
This chart display the diversity score of Montezuma Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montezuma Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Montezuma Elementary School's ranking?
Montezuma Elementary School is ranked #1133 out of 1,763 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% IN state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 41% IN state average).
How many students attend Montezuma Elementary School?
238 students attend Montezuma Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Montezuma Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Montezuma Elementary School?
Montezuma Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Indiana state average of 15:1.
What grades does Montezuma Elementary School offer ?
Montezuma Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Montezuma Elementary School part of?
Montezuma Elementary School is part of Southwest Parke Com Sch Corp School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 238 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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