Pennville Elementary School (Closed 2018)

390 W Pleasant St
Pennville, IN
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Pennville Elementary School served 76 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-69% (which was higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-69% (which was approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students76 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Pennville Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Pennville Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
60-69%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pennville 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)
(16-17)
60-69%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennville 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 Ratio8:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pennville Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pennville Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pennville Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pennville Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
96%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pennville Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Pennville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pennville Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score
0.080.51
This chart display the diversity score of Pennville Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennville 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 NameJay School Corporation School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pennville Elementary School is Jay County High School (8.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Jay County Middle School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montpelier School (7.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Montpelier Montpelier School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 215 students
    7.7 miles
    107 E Monroe St
    Montpelier, IN 47359
    (765) 728-2402
    7.7 K-6 215
  • Portland Jay County High School Math: 34% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,018 student
    8.3 miles
    2072 W Sr 67
    Portland, IN 47371
    (260) 726-9306
    8.3 9-12 1,018
  • Dunkirk West Jay County Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 210 students
    8.6 miles
    140 Highland Ave
    Dunkirk, IN 47336
    (765) 768-7648
    8.6 6-8 210
  • Dunkirk Westlawn Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 209 students
    9.3 miles
    234 Pearl St
    Dunkirk, IN 47336
    (765) 768-6075
    9.3 K-5 209
  • Bryant Bloomfield Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 280 students
    9.5 miles
    350 E 500 N
    Bryant, IN 47326
    (260) 726-9417
    9.5 K-5 280
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