Somerset Elementary School

  • Somerset Elementary School serves 275 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Somerset Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Somerset Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • Somerset Elementary School's student population of 275 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Somerset Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,247 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Somerset Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#843 out of 3247 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somerset Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
95%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Somerset Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somerset Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.100.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
21%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Somerset Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthern Local School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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