Utica Elementary School

  • Utica Elementary School serves 535 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (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 79% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Utica Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Utica Elementary School's student population of 535 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Utica Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Utica Elementary School is 0.38, 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 School Rank#150 out of 1762 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
9%
12%
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White
75%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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Diversity Score0.380.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utica Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreater Clark County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Please know my child has been incredibly motivated, encouraged, cared and educated in her time at Utica. I would highly recommend. Brandon Banet, in the After Care program is incredibly kind and aware of the needs of all children under his supervision.
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2  
Not impressed. You hear all over this area about how ''wonderful'' Utica is, and about how it's the best school in the district. I think they let that go to their heads, because all they seem to care about is churning out more of the same. I have several above average kids-they do not get in trouble, but I will tell you, they keep the teachers busy. It appears they are more interested in drilling the personality out of my kids and making them into cookie cutter kids than working to the best of my kids abilities. One of them is in the honors program, the other is too young, best testing well above grade level. Yet while they don't get in trouble, I constantly get notes about how ''her drawings are immature''... and that's one of the less ridiculous issues that's been addresses. You would think they''d encourage individuality, but the message I''ve received... 'the kids should do this''. It doesn't seem to matter that my kids are not just passing...they are excelling. What concerns the teachers is my kids, even they don't get in trouble, just ''do'' things like ''immature'' drawings. No. I''m not impressed. I''m considering private or Montessori school at this point.
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