Thoreau Park Elementary School

  • Thoreau Park Elementary School serves 432 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • 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 65-69% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Thoreau Park Elementary School's student population of 432 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students432 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Thoreau Park Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Thoreau Park Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Thoreau Park Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thoreau Park Elementary School is 0.36, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#2063 out of 3,224 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thoreau Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thoreau Park 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 Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
14%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Thoreau Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Thoreau Park Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
79%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Thoreau Park Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Thoreau Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thoreau Park Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.360.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
23%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Thoreau Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thoreau Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParma City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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