Van Buren Elementary School

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225 Shaw St

Plainfield, IN 46168

(317) 839-2575

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 590

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

3 Parent Reviews for Van Buren Elementary School

I look back on the start of the education of our two sons with admiration of the Van Buren staff. Both boys are in college now ([one] in his second year at Xavier University with a major of Sports Management and [the other] in his first year at Vincennes with a major of Homeland Security), but the start ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/21/07

I love how her school involves me and teaches her. I would reccomend it to any parent! And I plan on sending my younger children there as well!

Posted by a parent on 10/11/05

This school is great!! My daughter came to this school in the third grade and has been soo happy! She is now a fifth grader and we wish she didn't have to go to middle school next year! The entire staff from the principal, teachers, office workers, cafeteria workers and janitors are awesome! They ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/16/04

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Test scores
Test scores for Van Buren Elementary School

ISTEP+* Test Scores

Grade Level: 3

Test Year: 2012
Van Buren Elementary School
Plainfield Community Sch Corp
* 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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Plainfield schools — Van Buren Elementary School is located at 225 Shaw St, Plainfield IN 46168. 225 Shaw St is in the 46168 ZIP code in Plainfield, IN The school district for Van Buren Elementary School is the Plainfield Community Sch Corp. Van Buren Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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