Elkhart Memorial High School

Elkhart Memorial High School serves 1,756 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Elkhart Memorial High School operates within the Elkhart Community s School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1756 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,756 students
Elkhart Memorial High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Elkhart Memorial High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Elkhart Memorial High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Elkhart Memorial High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Elkhart Memorial High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
20%
9%
Elkhart Memorial High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
11%
13%
Elkhart Memorial High School Black (1988-2012)
White
57%
71%
Elkhart Memorial High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Elkhart Memorial High School Sch Ethnicity Elkhart Memorial High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.62 0.25
Elkhart Memorial High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
47%
41%
Elkhart Memorial High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
11%
8%
Elkhart Memorial High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,536 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Elkhart Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 12,536 1,613
Elkhart Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 62% 79%
Elkhart Community s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $189 MM $21 MM
Elkhart Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $172 MM $18 MM
Elkhart Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,975 $13,002
Elkhart Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,760 $11,056
Elkhart Community s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elkhart Area Career Center (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Elkhart Area Career Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elkhart Area Career Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Elkhart Elkhart Area Career Center
    Vocational School
    2424 California Rd
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)262-5650
    Vocational School
    0.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Elkhart Woodland Elementary School
    1220 Cr 3
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)262-5578
    0.3  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Elkhart West Side Middle School
    101 South Nappanee St
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)295-4815
    0.9  mi  |  653  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Elkhart Daly Elementary School
    1735 Strong Ave
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)295-4870
    1  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Elkhart Cleveland Elementary School
    53403 Cr 1 North
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)262-5580
    2  mi  |  680  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Elkhart, 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 0.48, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Elkhart is Daly Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.