Taft Elementary School

730 East Avondale Ave, Youngstown, OH 44502 | (330) 744-7973
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 471
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 730 E Avondale Ave, Youngstown, OH 44502
  • Principal or Admin: Michael Flood
  • Fax: (330) 744-8595
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: 471
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 220 (46.7%)
  • Females: 219 (46.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (3.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 448 (95.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 462 (98.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Taft Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black35174.5%
Asian20.4%
Hispanic265.5%
White6012.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Taft Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten20.4%
Kindergarten7115.1%
1st Grade8217.4%
2nd Grade6113.0%
3rd Grade7315.5%
4th Grade6413.6%
5th Grade7215.3%
6th Grade469.8%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2010)
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Master's Degree
School:
66.7%
District:
63.1%
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Bachelor's Degree
School:
100.0%
District:
99.4%
Percent of Teachers That Are Properly Certified
School:
96.9%
District:
99.3%
Average Years of Teacher Experience
School:
20.0
District:
19.0
Average Teacher Salary
School:
$52,822
District:
$52,920
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 Taft 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: 68
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
201049.2%47.7%76.9%
2009---
200874.0%67.1%79.3%
 
Reading Test
201050.8%52.7%78.4%
2009---
200862.3%62.8%77.4%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201059.6%49.6%76.2%
200926.8%37.6%78.4%
200825.8%50.8%74.6%
 
Reading Test
201055.8%53.1%81.0%
200946.3%51.4%82.0%
200848.4%64.0%81.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201014.1%26.1%67.0%
2009---
200825.6%29.8%61.8%
 
Reading Test
201028.2%38.5%71.8%
2009---
200837.2%41.8%72.7%
 
Science Test
201014.3%30.0%69.9%
200915.5%27.3%70.6%
200827.9%33.0%66.4%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201057.8%47.4%77.4%
 
Reading Test
201057.8%59.0%84.1%
 
Source: OH Department of Education 2009-2010

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