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 17:1.
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.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades: 6
Total Students 100 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 17:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
35%
10%
Black
1%
13%
White
57%
71%
Two or more races
6%
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.
0.55 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.
61%
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.
12%
8%

District Comparison

School District Name Lake Station Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,620 1,469
District Total Revenue $17 MM $21 MM
District Spending $16 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,618 $13,002
District Spending / Student $10,793 $11,056
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is River Forest Junior Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lead College Prep (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alexander Hamilton Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lake StationAlexander Hamilton Elementary School
    2900 Lake St
    Lake StationIN 46405
    (219)962-1824
    0.3 mi | 239 students | Gr. 1-6                      
  • HobartJohn I Meister Elementary School
    3300 Jay St
    HobartIN 46342
    (219)962-1103
    0.6 mi | 239 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HobartRiver Forest Junior Senior High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    3300 Indiana St
    HobartIN 46342
    (219)962-7551
    1.1 mi | 645 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • HobartRiver Forest Elementary School
    3350 Indiana St
    HobartIN 46342
    (219)962-7716
    1.1 mi | 357 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Lake StationThomas A Edison Junior Senior High School
    3304 Parkside Ave
    Lake StationIN 46405
    (219)962-8531
    1.1 mi | 643 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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