Henry S Evans Elementary School

2915 East 35th Ave

Lake Station, IN 46405-2999

Grades: KG-6

289 students

Henry S Evans Elementary School serves 289 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% 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 289 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 289 students
Henry S Evans Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Henry S Evans Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Henry S Evans Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 22:1 17:1
Henry S Evans Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
42%
10%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
7%
13%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
46%
71%
Henry S Evans Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Henry S Evans 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.
0.61 0.26
Henry S Evans 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.
78%
42%
Henry S Evans 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.
6%
8%
Henry S Evans Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,757 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,868 is less than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,040 is less than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name River Forest Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,757 1,469
River Forest Community  Corp School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $21 MM
River Forest Community  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $18 MM
River Forest Community  Corp School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,868 $13,002
River Forest Community  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,040 $11,056
River Forest Community  Corp 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 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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