19260 N Sr 162
Ferdinand, IN 47532
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Nancy Hanks Elementary School serves 234 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Nancy Hanks Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 65-69% (which is higher 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 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Nancy Hanks Elementary School's student population of 234 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Nancy Hanks Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Nancy Hanks Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#144 out of 1757 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
98%
68%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 234 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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