Henry S Evans Elementary School

2915 East 35th Ave

Lake Station, IN 46405-2910

Tel: (219)962-1608
Grades KG-6
283 students
Henry S Evans Elementary School serves 283 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Henry S Evans Elementary School operates within the River Forest Community Corp School District.

School Overview

The student population of 283 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 283 students
Henry S Evans Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Henry S Evans Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Henry S Evans Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Henry S Evans Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 18:1
Henry S Evans Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
41%
10%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
7%
12%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
47%
71%
Henry S Evans Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Henry S Evans Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.61 0.27
Henry S Evans Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
78%
41%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
5%
8%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,478 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,404 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,024 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District Name River Forest Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,478 1,472
River Forest Community  Corp School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $19 MM
River Forest Community  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $16 MM $16 MM
River Forest Community  Corp School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,404 $12,273
River Forest Community  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,024 $10,163
River Forest Community  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Gary Career Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gary Career Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ridge View Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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