Parkview Elementary School

1405 Wood St
Valparaiso, IN 46383
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Parkview Elementary School serves 252 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Parkview Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Parkview Elementary School's student population of 252 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students252 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Rankings

Parkview Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Parkview Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#449 out of 1757 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
23%
12%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
64%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.540.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValparaiso Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Parkview Elementary School is Porter County Career Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas Jefferson Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valparaiso Central Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 269 students
    0.8 miles
    653 Hayes Leonard Rd
    Valparaiso, IN 46385
    (219) 531-3030
    0.8 K-5 269
  • Valparaiso Thomas Jefferson Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 641 students
    0.8 miles
    1600 Roosevelt Rd
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
    (219) 531-3140
    0.8 6-8 641
  • Valparaiso Porter County Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: K-12
    0.9 miles
    1005 N Franklin
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
    (219) 531-3170
    0.9 K-12 n/a
  • Valparaiso Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 307 students
    0.9 miles
    1700 Roosevelt Rd
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
    (219) 531-3130
    0.9 K-5 307
  • Valparaiso Benjamin Franklin Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 798 students
    1.1 miles
    605 Campbell
    Valparaiso, IN 46385
    (219) 531-3020
    1.1 6-8 798

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