North Linden Elementary School

  • North Linden Elementary School serves 499 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • North Linden Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • North Linden Elementary School's student population of 499 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Linden Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Linden Elementary School is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank
50%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Linden Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Linden Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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Asian
27%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in North Linden Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
31%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in North Linden Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
17%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in North Linden Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Linden Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.770.24
This chart display the diversity score of North Linden Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Linden Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Linden Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbus City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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