Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School

Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School serves 515 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School operates within the Crown Point Community Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 515 students has grown by 75% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 146% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 515 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
11%
10%
Black
1%
13%
White
81%
71%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.33 0.26
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.
10%
42%
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.
2%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,756 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,872 is less than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,399 is less than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Crown Point Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 7,756 1,469
District Total Revenue $88 MM $21 MM
District Spending $70 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,872 $13,002
District Spending / Student $9,399 $11,056
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Crown Point High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert Taft Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Solon Robinson Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Crown PointCrown Point High School
    1500 South Main St
    Crown PointIN 46307
    (219)663-4885
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2622 students                      
  • Crown PointRobert Taft Middle School
    1000 South Main
    Crown PointIN 46307
    (219)663-1507
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 915 students                      
  • Crown PointSolon Robinson Elementary School
    601 Pettibone St
    Crown PointIN 46307
    (219)663-2525
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 492 students                      
  • Crown PointLake Street Elementary School
    475 Lake St
    Crown PointIN 46307
    (219)663-5683
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 398 students                      
  • Crown PointColonel John Wheeler Middle School
    401 West Joliet St
    Crown PointIN 46307
    (219)663-2173
    1.8 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 908 students                      

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  • Recommended September 18, 2014 - The school lacks real leadership, fails to discipline bad behavior. As a parent if you ever have an issue with the school that is negative, then you get ignored. - Posted by Parent

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