Parkwood Elementary School

  • Parkwood Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Parkwood 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Parkwood Elementary School's student population of 583 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Parkwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parkwood Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1137 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Parkwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parkwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Parkwood Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
54%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parkwood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Parkwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
31%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Parkwood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Parkwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parkwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.610.50
This chart display the diversity score of Parkwood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parkwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parkwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreater Clark County Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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