Thomas Miller Elementary School

700 S 4th St
Lafayette, IN 47905
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Thomas Miller Elementary School serves 354 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Thomas Miller Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 43%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 35% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 354 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Thomas Miller Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Thomas Miller Elementary School's student population of 354 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Thomas Miller Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,755 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Thomas Miller Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1356 out of 1755 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
12%
14%
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Black
35%
13%
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White
43%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Thomas Miller Elementary School's ranking?
Thomas Miller Elementary School is ranked #1356 out of 1,755 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% IN state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 43% IN state average).
How many students attend Thomas Miller Elementary School?
354 students attend Thomas Miller Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
43% of Thomas Miller Elementary School students are White, 35% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, and 10% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Thomas Miller Elementary School?
Thomas Miller Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Indiana state average of 15:1.
What grades does Thomas Miller Elementary School offer ?
Thomas Miller Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4
What school district is Thomas Miller Elementary School part of?
Thomas Miller Elementary School is part of Lafayette School Corporation School District.

School Reviews

5   12/29/2021
pretty good.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - moxx

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 354 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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