Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School

1320 E 19th Ave
Gary, IN 46407
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Bottom 50%
Serving 458 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 41%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 15:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • : Bottom 50% in IN
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School's student population of 458 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,763 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IN)
#1687 out of 1763 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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6-9%
38%
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10-14%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
Hispanic
6%
14%
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Black
92%
13%
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White
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65%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
8%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School's ranking?
Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School is ranked #1687 out of 1,763 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% IN state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 41% IN state average).
How many students attend Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School?
458 students attend Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School students are Black, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School?
Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Indiana state average of 15:1.
What grades does Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School offer ?
Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School part of?
Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School is part of Gary Community School Corp School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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