Henry S Evans Elementary School

2915 East 35th Ave,

Lake Station, IN, 46405-2999

Tel: (219)962-1608
Grades: KG-6

277 students

Henry S Evans Elementary School serves 277 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Henry S Evans Elementary School operates within the River Forest Community Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 277 students
Henry S Evans Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Henry S Evans Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 17:1
Henry S Evans Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Asian (1992-2007)
Hispanic
39%
9%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
13%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
48%
71%
Henry S Evans Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.61 0.45
Henry S Evans Elementary 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.
80%
41%
Henry S Evans Elementary 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.
7%
8%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,779 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name River Forest Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,779 1,517
District Total Revenue $20 MM $21 MM
River Forest Community  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $18 MM
River Forest Community  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,868 $13,002
River Forest Community  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,040 $11,056
River Forest Community  Corp 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 Gary Career Center (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gary Career Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ridge View Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hobart Ridge View Elementary School
    3333 West Old Ridge Rd
    Hobart , IN , 46342
    (219)942-5614
    0.5  mi  |  312  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Gary Gary Career Center
    Vocational School
    1800 East 35th Ave
    Gary , IN , 46409
    (219)962-7571
    Vocational School
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Gary Martin Luther King School Alternative
    Alternative School
    1800 East 35th Ave
    Gary , IN , 46409
    (219)963-2085
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hobart River Forest Elementary School
    3350 Indiana St
    Hobart , IN , 46342
    (219)962-7716
    1.2  mi  |  364  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Hobart River Forest Junior Senior High School
    3300 Indiana St
    Hobart , IN , 46342
    (219)962-7551
    1.2  mi  |  665  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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