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Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation

GreatSchools Rating: 3 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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951 Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713
Vanderburgh County
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PH: (812) 435-8477
FAX: (812) 435-8421

  • Grades PK-12
  • 23,021 students
  • 38 schools

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 ISTEP+ Results

 
Scale: % passing

Grade 3

English/Language Arts
 78% (2013)
 79% (2012)
 79% (2011)
The state average for English/Language Arts was 85% in 2013.

Math
 72% (2013)
 70% (2012)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Science
 69% (2013)
 70% (2012)
 72% (2011)
The state average for Science was 74% in 2013.

English/Language Arts
 79% (2013)
 76% (2011)
 68% (2010)
The state average for English/Language Arts was 84% in 2013.

Math
 78% (2013)
 67% (2012)
The state average for Math was 84% in 2013.

Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Social Studies
 69% (2013)
 60% (2012)
 61% (2010)
The state average for Social Studies was 74% in 2013.

English/Language Arts
 72% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 63% (2010)
The state average for English/Language Arts was 79% in 2013.

Math
 80% (2013)
 77% (2012)
The state average for Math was 87% in 2013.

Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Science
 58% (2013)
 52% (2011)
The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

English/Language Arts
 71% (2013)
 69% (2012)
 60% (2010)
The state average for English/Language Arts was 78% in 2013.

Math
 76% (2013)
 65% (2011)
The state average for Math was 84% in 2013.

Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Social Studies
 58% (2013)
 51% (2010)
The state average for Social Studies was 69% in 2013.

English/Language Arts
 66% (2013)
 61% (2012)
 63% (2011)
 62% (2010)
The state average for English/Language Arts was 74% in 2013.

Math
 71% (2013)
 60% (2010)
The state average for Math was 81% in 2013.

Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

English/Language Arts
 67% (2013)
The state average for English/Language Arts was 76% in 2013.

Math
 70% (2013)
 63% (2011)
 59% (2010)
The state average for Math was 81% in 2013.

Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • 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.

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 ECA Results

 
Scale: % passing

Algebra I
 58% (2013)
 64% (2012)
 58% (2010)
The state average for Algebra I was 70% in 2013.

Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

English
 67% (2013)
 66% (2011)
 52% (2010)
The state average for English was 76% in 2013.

Biology I
 41% (2013)
 28% (2012)
 34% (2011)
 33% (2010)
The state average for Biology I was 48% in 2013.

Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 Indiana used the End-of-Course (ECA) assessment to test students in grades 10 in Algebra I, Biology I, and English 10.
  • The ECA is a criterion-referenced assessment developed specifically for students completing their instruction in Algebra I, Biology I, or English 10.
  • The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2010-2011
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
White, non-Hispanic72%73%
Black, non-Hispanic13%12%
Multiracial11%4%
Hispanic3%8%
Asian1%2%
American Indian/Alaskan Native<1%<1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander<1%<1%
Student Subgroups
Information about this data
Source: 1IN Dept. of Education, 2010-2011
 This DistrictState Average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program155%47%
English learners11%5%
Special education118%15%

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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