Sunnyside Elementary School

  • Sunnyside Elementary School serves 164 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sunnyside Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sunnyside Elementary School's student population of 164 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students164 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunnyside 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 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sunnyside Elementary School is 0.25, which is less 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#861 out of 1769 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunnyside 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)60-79%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunnyside 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 Ratio13:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
12%
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White
86%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunnyside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.250.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunnyside 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 NameNew Castle Community School Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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