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About This School

Sycamore Elementary School is a public elementary school in Kokomo. The principal of Sycamore Elementary School is Mrs Anne Wiles. 697 children attend Sycamore Elementary School and are mostly Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian. 5% of the Sycamore Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 73% of the 697 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Sycamore Elementary School is 12:1. Elwood Haynes Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 7% 5%
White, non-Hispanic 55% 68%
Asian 3% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 22% 15%
Multiracial 12% 11%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.3% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 0.05%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 73% 69%
Limited English proficiency 5% 1%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    I think the school is good for smart kids that are not labeled and have educated parents. I think the kids are not treated equally. If you move the smart kids from the school then it will not be a great school! The teachers are not creative and they do not stay after school or offer tutoring!!!

  • (3 years ago)

    Sycamore Elementary School provided an outstanding education for my son. He was in KEY classes in grades K-5 continued in KEY classes at Central Middle School and is now in AP classes at Kokomo High School. He is now looking at colleges and I must thank the outstanding principal teachers and staff of Sycamore Elementary School for providing the foundation for his future. What I appreciated most was the deep dedication of the principal and teachers to providing students with a well-rounded education. Math and English are indeed important but they're not the sole measure of student life and learning. I appreciate Sycamore's continued dedication to Science Social Studies and the arts. This is a truly outstanding school and an exceptional choice for a student's future.

  • (4 years ago)

    All of the Staff at this school are Amazing!!! My daughter loves her teachers and the excitement the teachers bring to the learning process is wonderful...Thank you to all of you at Sycamore

  • (5 years ago)

    My daughter has gone to Sycamore for 6 years K-5. I love the school and especially the principle Mr. Charlie Hinkle.

  • (7 years ago)

    i think sycamore has an excellent principal but i have to stop there i have a problem how they place such a strong emphasis on reading yes everyone should read and be able to understand what they read but the constant pressure on the kids is to read read read and i think that is unfair not everyone likes to read and to be forced is bad

  • (7 years ago)

    I currently have three children attending Sycamore. The faculty and staff there are are the cream of the crop. I love the fact that they are excited about education and the majority them are pushing my children and other to strive for excellence.

  • (9 years ago)

    I have two children in the gifted program. I am very impressed with the program and my kids love it. The teachers are great!

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