Niemann Elementary School

Niemann Elementary School serves 285 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Niemann Elementary School operates within the Michigan City Area s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 285 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 285 students
Niemann Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Niemann Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Niemann Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Niemann Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 15:1 18:1
Niemann Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Niemann Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
47%
12%
Niemann Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
35%
71%
Niemann Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
12%
4%
Niemann Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Niemann 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.
0.65 0.27
Niemann 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.
89%
41%
Niemann 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%
Niemann Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,938 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,526 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,665 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Michigan City Area s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 5,938 1,472
Michigan City Area s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $92 MM $19 MM
Michigan City Area s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $87 MM $16 MM
Michigan City Area s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,526 $12,273
Michigan City Area s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,665 $10,163
Michigan City Area s 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 A K Smith Area Career Center (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Martin T Krueger Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Hills Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Michigan CityMartin T Krueger Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 444 students2001 Springland Ave
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2061
    0.86-8444
  • Michigan CityLake Hills Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 402 students201 Ferguson Rd
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2105
    2.5KG-5402
  • Michigan CityJoy Elementary School
    2.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 401 students1600 East Coolspring Ave
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2090
    2.6KG-5401
  • Michigan CityMarsh Elementary School
    2.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 258 students400 East Homer St
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2102
    2.8KG-5258
  • Michigan CityA K Smith Area Career Center
    Vocational School
    2.9 miles | Grades: 9-12817 Lafayette St
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2120
    2.99-12n/a

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