Pleasant Lake Elementary School

  • Pleasant Lake Elementary School serves 147 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pleasant Lake Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Pleasant Lake Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Pleasant Lake Elementary School's student population of 147 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasant Lake Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Pleasant Lake Elementary School is 0.10, 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#823 out of 1762 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pleasant Lake 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pleasant Lake 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
95%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pleasant Lake 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 Pleasant Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pleasant Lake Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.100.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pleasant Lake 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
16%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pleasant Lake 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 NameM S D Steuben County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Pleasant Lake Elementary school is a wonderful school. My children enjoy attending and I am very pleased with the academics and personal attention my children receive. The PTO makes me feel welcome and offers many great progrms for the students. I would highly recommend this school to any parent.
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