2326 W Jefferson St
Kokomo, IN 46901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Wallace Elementary School serves 382 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Wallace 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 34% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 382 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Wallace Elementary School's student population of 382 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Wallace Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wallace Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#103 out of 1757 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
13%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
62%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
16%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wallace Elementary School's ranking?

Wallace Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

70-74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% IN state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% IN state average).

How many students attend Wallace Elementary School?

382 students attend Wallace Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

62% of Wallace Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Two or more races, 11% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Wallace Elementary School?

Wallace Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Indiana state average of 16:1.

What grades does Wallace Elementary School offer ?

Wallace Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 382 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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