Virgil I Bailey Elementary School

Grades: KG-6

419 students

Virgil I Bailey Elementary School serves 419 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School operates within the Lake Station Community s School District.

Overview

The student population of 419 students has grown by 70% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 83% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 419 students
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 19:1 17:1
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
32%
10%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
5%
13%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Black Students (1997-2013)
White
63%
71%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Virgil I Bailey 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.
0.50 0.26
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
68%
42%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
9%
8%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,620 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,618 is less than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,793 is less than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Lake Station Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,620 1,469
Lake Station Community s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $21 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $18 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,618 $13,002
Lake Station Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,793 $11,056
Lake Station Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Thomas A Edison Junior Senior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William Fegely Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carl J Polk Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake StationCarl J Polk Elementary School
    2460 Vermillion St
    Lake StationIN 46405
    (219)962-1360
    0.5 mi | Gr. 1-6 | 219 students                      
  • Lake StationThomas A Edison Junior Senior High School
    3304 Parkside Ave
    Lake StationIN 46405
    (219)962-8531
    0.7 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 643 students                      
  • PortageNeighbors' New Vistas High School
    Charter School
    5391 Central Ave
    PortageIN 46368
    (219)850-4448
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 138 students                      
  • PortageWilliam Fegely Middle School
    5384 Stone Ave
    PortageIN 46368
    (219)763-8150
    1.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 751 students                      
  • Portage George L Myers Elementary School
    3100 Willowdale
    PortageIN 46368
    (219)763-8035
    1.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 398 students                      

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