556 Washington St
Gary, IN 46402
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
21st Century Charter School Of Gary serves 934 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
21st Century Charter School Of Gary placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

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21st Century Charter School Of Gary ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

21st Century Charter School Of Gary's student population of 934 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
934 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

21st Century Charter School Of Gary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of 21st Century Charter School Of Gary is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1678 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
28:1
17:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
95%
13%
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White
n/a
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 934 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 28:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in IN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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