Homer Iddings Elementary School

7249 Vanburen St, Merrillville, IN 46410 | (219) 650-5302
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 691
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Foltz Chris
  • Fax: (219) 650-5422
  • Website: www.mvsc.k12.in.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 691
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 284 (41.1%)
  • Females: 341 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 77 (11.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 276 (39.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 353 (51.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Homer Iddings Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black36853.3%
Asian121.7%
Hispanic10214.8%
White14120.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Homer Iddings Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten11015.9%
1st Grade12017.4%
2nd Grade16123.3%
3rd Grade14621.1%
4th Grade15422.3%
Source: IN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Homer Iddings Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on ISTEP+ state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science

ISTEP+ - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201076.0%80.0%79.0%
200962.0%69.0%74.0%
 
Math Test
201072.0%73.0%75.0%
200961.0%71.0%72.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201066.0%75.0%77.0%
200963.0%71.0%73.0%
 
Math Test
201068.0%75.0%75.0%
200959.0%68.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201061.0%66.0%75.0%
200956.0%61.0%71.0%
 
Source: IN Department of Education 2009-2010

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