Artemus Ward Elementary School

4315 West 140th St, Cleveland, OH 44135 | (216) 634-2714
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 521
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4315 W 140th St, Cleveland, OH 44135
  • Principal or Admin: Neil T. Murphy
  • Fax: (216) 631-2185
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: 521
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 252 (48.4%)
  • Females: 237 (45.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (3.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 218 (41.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 238 (45.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Artemus Ward Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black22042.2%
Asian61.2%
Hispanic8516.3%
White17633.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Artemus Ward Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten224.2%
Kindergarten519.8%
1st Grade5610.7%
2nd Grade509.6%
3rd Grade509.6%
4th Grade6312.1%
5th Grade6712.9%
6th Grade5610.7%
7th Grade5610.7%
8th Grade509.6%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2010)
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Master's Degree
School:
30.6%
District:
45.7%
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Bachelor's Degree
School:
100.0%
District:
99.9%
Percent of Teachers That Are Properly Certified
School:
95.1%
District:
96.3%
Percent of Teachers That Are Not Highly Qualified
School:
10.8%
District:
9.6%
Average Years of Teacher Experience
School:
18.0
District:
16.0
Average Teacher Salary
School:
$68,595
District:
$66,238
Source: OH 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 Artemus Ward Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on OAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Performance (2009)
Performance Index Score: 73.9
Overall AYP: Not Met
Math AYP: Not Met
Reading AYP: Not Met
Attendance AYP: Met

OAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201060.9%51.4%76.9%
2009---
200847.5%46.3%79.3%
 
Reading Test
201047.8%54.4%78.4%
2009---
200847.5%52.5%77.4%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201058.6%45.6%76.2%
200925.0%37.5%78.4%
200881.4%43.1%74.6%
 
Reading Test
201067.2%56.4%81.0%
200956.8%53.7%82.0%
200879.1%55.4%81.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201026.3%28.8%67.0%
200937.1%42.7%62.3%
200816.7%25.7%61.8%
 
Reading Test
201031.6%39.6%71.8%
200940.0%47.7%72.0%
200827.1%39.1%72.7%
 
Science Test
201017.5%26.7%69.9%
200945.7%27.3%70.6%
200829.2%27.5%66.4%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201032.0%44.8%77.4%
200940.8%34.8%75.2%
200831.3%40.6%76.6%
 
Reading Test
201058.0%63.1%84.1%
200938.8%44.3%81.3%
200843.8%55.0%79.7%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201038.3%39.3%71.1%
2009---
200834.0%33.8%68.8%
 
Reading Test
201063.8%58.9%80.2%
2009---
200842.6%49.9%77.3%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201063.6%41.0%69.2%
2009---
200860.5%45.6%72.8%
 
Reading Test
201063.6%61.4%80.9%
2009---
200862.8%57.9%79.4%
 
Science Test
201047.7%28.7%64.8%
200916.0%21.2%62.8%
200841.9%28.7%62.2%
 
Source: OH Department of Education 2009-2010

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