Virgil I Bailey Elementary School

Virgil I Bailey Elementary School serves 380 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% 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.

School Overview

The student population of 380 students has grown by 50% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 75% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 380 students
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
38%
10%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
6%
12%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Black Students (1997-2014)
White
54%
71%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.57 0.27
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
69%
41%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,488 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,532 is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,075 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Lake Station Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,488 1,472
Lake Station Community s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $19 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $16 MM $16 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,532 $12,273
Lake Station Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,075 $10,163
Lake Station Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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
    0.5 miles | Grades: 1-6 | 225 students2460 Vermillion St
    Lake StationIN 46405
    (219)962-1360
    0.51-6225
  • Lake StationThomas A Edison Junior Senior High School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 623 students3304 Parkside Ave
    Lake StationIN 46405
    (219)962-8531
    0.77-12623
  • PortageNeighbors' New Vistas High School
    Charter School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 184 students5391 Central Ave
    PortageIN 46368
    (219)850-4448
    1.39-12184
  • PortageWilliam Fegely Middle School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 767 students5384 Stone Ave
    PortageIN 46368
    (219)763-8150
    1.66-8767
  • Portage George L Myers Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 392 students3100 Willowdale
    PortageIN 46368
    (219)763-8035
    1.8KG-5392

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