Robert C Harris Elementary School

  • Robert C Harris Elementary School serves 419 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Robert C Harris 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Robert C Harris Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Robert C Harris Elementary School's student population of 419 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Robert C Harris Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Robert C Harris Elementary School is 0.59, 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#839 out of 1769 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
12%
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Black
17%
12%
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White
60%
69%
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Robert C Harris Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.590.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Robert C Harris 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 NameFort Wayne Community Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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