Kahler Middle School

Kahler Middle School serves 1,045 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Kahler Middle School operates within the Lake Central Corp School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1045 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 1,045 students
Kahler Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kahler Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Kahler Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kahler Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 19:1 18:1
Kahler Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
2%
Kahler Middle School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
16%
10%
Kahler Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
4%
12%
Kahler Middle School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
73%
71%
Kahler Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Kahler Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.44 0.27
Kahler Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
15%
41%
Kahler Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
4%
8%
Kahler Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lake Central Corp School District's student population of 9,747 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,343 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,770 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lake Central Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 9,747 1,472
Lake Central  Corp School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $125 MM $19 MM
Lake Central  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $120 MM $16 MM
Lake Central  Corp School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,343 $12,273
Lake Central  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,770 $10,163
Lake Central  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Lake Central High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rickover Junior High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Protsman Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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