School Details

Nancy Hanks Elementary School

19260 Indiana 162, Ferdinand, IN 47532
(812) 357-5091
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 298 students 17 students/teacher (IN avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

94%
96%
85%
93%
94%
80%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • North Spencer County School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

87%
93%
84%
90%
95%
84%
81%
93%
74%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • North Spencer County School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
89%
79%
93%
95%
87%
82%
93%
74%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • North Spencer County School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

98%
93%
78%
100%
97%
84%
96%
90%
69%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • North Spencer County School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Nancy Hanks Elementary School is a public elementary school in Ferdinand. The principal of Nancy Hanks Elementary School is Mrs Jody Schmitt. 298 students go to Nancy Hanks Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 1% of the Nancy Hanks Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 21% of the 298 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Nancy Hanks Elementary School is 17:1. Ferdinand Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 91%
Multiracial 2% 2%
Hispanic 1% 6%
Asian 1% 0.6%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.3% 0.2%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 21% 28%
Limited English proficiency 1% 3%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    The staff is wonderful. The teachers are awesome. It is the best school ever and my kids love it. They are honor students.

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