School Details

Parkside Elementary School

LeMaster Circle, LaGrange, IN 46761
(260) 499-2430
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 495 students 15 students/teacher (IN avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

85%
82%
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81%
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
  • Lakeland School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

68%
74%
84%
66%
72%
84%
55%
61%
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
  • Lakeland School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

82%
78%
79%
89%
82%
87%
71%
61%
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
  • Lakeland School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Parkside Elementary School is a public elementary school in Lagrange. The principal of Parkside Elementary School is Mrs Susan Mueller. 495 students go to Parkside Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 17% of the Parkside Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 55% of the 495 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Parkside Elementary School is 15:1. Hawpatch School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 74% 80%
Multiracial 5% 4%
Hispanic 19% 15%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.6% 0.3%
Asian 0.6% 0.4%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.4% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 55%
Limited English proficiency 17% 11%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    Alice Bailey Found in West Virginia. By Bub Talbert Found a balloon this evening that had a card attached to it . Park side elem school in memory of sandy hook. LaGrange Indiana. Pretty cool. On the back said Tony3-p.

  • (2 years ago)

    i really like this school ..my son has been there for half of the yr and i'm so glad we moved here

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