Sand Creek Elementary School

1450 W Cr 500 N
North Vernon, IN 47265
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Sand Creek Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Sand Creek Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 61% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sand Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Sand Creek Elementary School's student population of 387 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Sand Creek Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Sand Creek Elementary School is 0.29, 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
#965 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
15%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
83%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.290.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJennings County School Corporation School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sand Creek Elementary School is Jennings County High School (4.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jennings County Middle School (4.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Vernon Elementary School (4.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Vernon Jennings County High School Math: 29% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,225 student
    4.0 miles
    800 W Walnut
    North Vernon, IN 47265
    (812) 346-5588
    4 9-12 1,225
  • North Vernon Jennings County Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 694 students
    4.0 miles
    820 W Walnut
    North Vernon, IN 47265
    (812) 346-4940
    4 7-8 694
  • North Vernon North Vernon Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 674 students
    4.0 miles
    810 W Walnut
    North Vernon, IN 47265
    (812) 346-4903
    4 K-6 674
  • Scipio Scipio Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 308 students
    4.2 miles
    6320 N Hwy 7
    Scipio, IN 47273
    (812) 392-2055
    4.2 K-6 308
  • North Vernon Brush Creek Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 340 students
    6.1 miles
    4275 E Us Hwy 50
    North Vernon, IN 47265
    (812) 458-6582
    6.1 K-6 340

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