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Storer Elementary School

Public | K-5 | 275 students

 
 

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5 stars

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Posted April 5, 2011

Storer was the only Indiana Dept of Education Four Star School in Delaware county this past year and the teachers' dedication to our students' education is the reason why they have received the award so many times. With teachers who are willing to go the extra mile, a principal who knows each child by name -- while unwaveringly enforcing the rules -- and parents who truly care about "their" school, we all benefit. Thank you Storer staff and parents for making ours the BEST school in the county! School motto: Do the RIGHT thing!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 21, 2009

I love Storer! I went there as a child and now my daughter is there. I wouldn't have it any other way! Everyone at the school is so friendly!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 5, 2008

My daughter has gone here for 2 years and although it is a great school, there is no way there is 16 kids to 1 teacher. Both years there have been 30 kids in her class.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 24, 2007

I love Storer! My kids have been going there for over 10 years. Mrs. Grubbs is the greatest principal...she is very interactive with the kids. She is always working late and back in early. She is truly devoted to this school!
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English/Language Arts

The state average for English/Language Arts was 85% in 2013.

39 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
95%

2010

 
 
83%
Math

The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

39 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
82%

2010

 
 
72%
Scale: % passing

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: Indiana Department of Education

English/Language Arts

The state average for English/Language Arts was 84% in 2013.

34 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
87%

2010

 
 
57%
Math

The state average for Math was 84% in 2013.

34 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
84%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
62%
Science

The state average for Science was 74% in 2013.

34 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
82%

2010

 
 
68%
Scale: % passing

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: Indiana Department of Education

English/Language Arts

The state average for English/Language Arts was 79% in 2013.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
71%

2012

 
 
90%

2011

 
 
63%

2010

 
 
61%
Math

The state average for Math was 87% in 2013.

34 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
95%

2011

 
 
90%

2010

 
 
74%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 74% in 2013.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
69%

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
50%
Scale: % passing

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: Indiana Department of Education

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The GreatSchools rating is a simple tool for parents to compare schools based on test scores, student academic growth, and college readiness. It compares schools across the state, where the highest rated schools in the state are designated as “Above Average” and the lowest “Below Average.” It is designed to be a starting point to help parents make baseline comparisons. We always advise parents to visit the school and consider other information on school performance and programs, as well as consider their child's and family's needs as part of the school selection process.

 
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How schools in the state rate:

20%
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55%
of schools in the state are Average
25%
of schools in the state are Above average

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Math growth at this school

Above average

Reading growth at this school

Above average


1 Test scores are based on 2012-13 ISTEP and End of Course Assessment results.

2 This rating is based on 2011-12 and 2012-13 Median Growth Percentiles in Math and English Language Arts

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 82% 72%
Black 9% 12%
Multiracial 6% 4%
Hispanic 2% 10%
Asian 1% 2%
American Indian 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 51%N/A46%
Special education 30%N/A14%
English learners 1%N/A5%
Source: IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

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