Kahler Middle School

Kahler Middle School serves 1,080 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Kahler Middle School operates within the Lake Central Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 1080 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 1,080 students
Kahler Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Kahler Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Kahler Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 21:1 17:1
Kahler Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
2%
Kahler Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
15%
10%
Kahler Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
5%
13%
Kahler Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
73%
71%
Kahler Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Kahler Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Kahler Middle 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.
0.44 0.26
Kahler Middle 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.
16%
42%
Kahler Middle 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.
4%
8%
Kahler Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,369 is higher than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,347 is higher than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Lake Central Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 10,001 1,469
Lake Central  Corp School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $134 MM $21 MM
Lake Central  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $114 MM $18 MM
Lake Central  Corp School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,369 $13,002
Lake Central  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,347 $11,056
Lake Central  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 Lake Central High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rickover Junior High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Protsman Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • DyerProtsman Elementary School
    1121 Harrison
    DyerIN 46311
    (219)322-2040
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 688 students                      
  • DyerGeorge Bibich Elementary School
    14600 West 81st St
    DyerIN 46311
    (219)322-1185
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 522 students                      
  • Chicago HeightsRickover Junior High School
    22151 Torrence Ave
    Chicago HeightsIL 60411
    (708)758-1900
    2.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 505 students                      
  • Chicago HeightsSandridge Elementary School
    2950 Glenwood Dyer Rd
    Chicago HeightsIL 60411
    (708)895-2450
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 398 students                      
  • Saint JohnLake Central High School
    8400 Wicker Ave
    Saint JohnIN 46373
    (219)365-8551
    2.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 3281 students                      

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