School Details

Watkins Elementary School

Test Scores by grade

46%
53%
78%
54%
62%
81%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Columbus City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
49%
78%
71%
69%
88%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Columbus City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

18%
39%
68%
49%
51%
74%
21%
35%
68%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Columbus City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Watkins Elementary School is a public elementary school in Columbus. The principal of Watkins Elementary School is THOMAS REVOU and can be contacted at trevou@columbus.k12.oh.us. 344 students go to Watkins Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 97% of the 344 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 90% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Watkins Elementary School is 20:1. Columbus Preparatory and Fitness Academy is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting

Sports

  • Cheerleading
  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 66% 57%
Multiracial 6% 5%
Hispanic 3% 8%
White, non-Hispanic 25% 27%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.6% 2%
Asian 0.5% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 90% 79%
Economically disadvantaged 97% 98%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    it is an excellent school

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  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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