1402 E Chicago Ave
East Chicago, IN 46312
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy serves 420 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy 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 23% (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 36% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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Attribute

School Overview

East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy's student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy 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 East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy is 0.55, which is more 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
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1510 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
52%
12%
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Black
43%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score
0.55
This chart display the diversity score of East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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-8
  • Students: 420 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 30%)

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