W C Mills Elementary School (Closed 2021)

1721 Vernon St
Wabash, IN 46992
(School attendance zone shown in map)
W C Mills Elementary School served 202 students in grades 4-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 84% (which was higher than the Indiana state average of 83%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 83% (which was higher than the Indiana state average of 80%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Indiana state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which was lower than the Indiana state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 4-5
Total Students
202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
84%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of W C Mills 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 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
83%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of W C Mills 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of W C Mills Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Indiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in W C Mills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in W C Mills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in W C Mills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
95%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in W C Mills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in W C Mills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in W C Mills Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score
0.10
This chart display the diversity score of W C Mills Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in W C Mills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in W C Mills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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