Wanatah Public School (Closed 2012)

  • Wanatah Public School served 210 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 85-89% (which was higher than the Indiana state average of 79%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90-94% (which was higher than the Indiana state average of 77%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students210 students
This chart display total students of Wanatah Public School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Wanatah Public School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Wanatah Public School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)85-89%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wanatah Public 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)90-94%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wanatah Public 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wanatah Public School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wanatah Public School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wanatah Public School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
89%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wanatah Public School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wanatah Public School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.210.51
This chart display the diversity score of Wanatah Public School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wanatah Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wanatah Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCass Township Schools School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
Recent Articles
How well do your state’s schools compare against the rest of the country? With the standard nationalization movement gaining steam, we may soon be able to compare apples to apples.
Learn which classes can best help students prepare for college.
Learn about whether or not public school students are prepared to enter into the "real world" upon graduation, and how schools are changing their curriculum to meet changing economic needs.