Central Elementary School (Closed 2011)

Grades: 6

100 students

Central Elementary School (Closed 2011) 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 (Closed 2011) 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
Central Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by Grade Central Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 17:1
Central Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Central Elementary School Asian (1995-2011)
Hispanic
35%
9%
Central Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2011)
Black
1%
13%
Central Elementary School Black (1991-2011)
White
57%
71%
Central Elementary School White (1988-2011)
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 0.25
Central Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2011)
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%
41%
Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2011)
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%
Central Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Lake Station Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,586 1,613
Lake Station Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $21 MM
Lake Station Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $18 MM
Lake Station Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,618 $13,002
Lake Station Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,793 $11,056
Lake Station Community s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Kipp Lead Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alexander Hamilton Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Lake County, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.38, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Lake County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.