Nora Elementary School

  • Nora Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nora 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Nora Elementary School's student population of 654 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nora Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nora Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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#1372 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
11%
2%
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Hispanic
43%
12%
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Black
32%
12%
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White
10%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.690.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nora 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 NameM S D Washington Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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