Olive Township Elementary School

300 W Ben St
New Carlisle, IN 46552
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Olive Township Elementary School serves 488 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Olive Township Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Olive Township Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Olive Township Elementary School's student population of 488 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students488 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Olive Township Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Olive Township Elementary School is 0.20, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#170 out of 1762 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
89%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.200.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Prairie United School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Olive Township Elementary School is New Prairie High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is New Prairie Middle School (2.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Carlisle New Prairie High School Math: 31% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 946 students
    2.9 miles
    5333 N Cougar Rd
    New Carlisle, IN 46552
    (574) 654-7271
    2.9 9-12 946
  • New Carlisle New Prairie Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 739 students
    2.9 miles
    5325 N Cougar Rd
    New Carlisle, IN 46552
    (574) 654-3070
    2.9 6-8 739
  • Rolling Prairie Prairie View Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 296 students
    3.2 miles
    6434 E 700 N
    Rolling Prairie, IN 46371
    (574) 654-7258
    3.2 K-5 296
  • Rolling Prairie Rolling Prairie Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 495 students
    5.7 miles
    605 E Michigan St
    Rolling Prairie, IN 46371
    (219) 778-2018
    5.7 K-5 495
  • South Bend Warren Primary Center Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 235 students
    6.9 miles
    55400 Quince Rd
    South Bend, IN 46619
    (574) 393-2800
    6.9 K-4 235

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