Central Elementary School (Closed 2012)

Grades: 6
100 students
Central Elementary School served 100 students in grades 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was more than the state average of 29%.
Central Elementary School operated within the Lake Station Community s School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades: 6
Total Students 100 students
Central Elementary School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % Central Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Central Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2011)

School Comparison

This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Central Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2011)
Asian
1%
2%
Central Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2011)
Hispanic
35%
10%
Central Elementary School Black Students (1991-2011)
Black
1%
12%
Central Elementary School Black Students (1991-2011)
White
57%
71%
Central Elementary School White Students (1991-2011)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.27
Central Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
61%
41%
Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2011)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
8%
Central Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Lake Station Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,488 1,477
Lake Station Community s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $19 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $16 MM $16 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,532 $12,273
Lake Station Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,075 $10,163
Lake Station Community s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is River Forest Junior Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hobart Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alexander Hamilton Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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