Elston Middle School (Closed 2015)

  • Elston Middle School served 496 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 62% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 30%.
  • Elston Middle School operated within the Michigan City Area s School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 496 students
Elston Middle School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Elston Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Elston Middle School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by Grade Elston Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 19:1
Elston Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Elston Middle School Asian Students (1996-2010)
Hispanic
8%
11%
Elston Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
41%
12%
Elston Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
38%
70%
Elston Middle School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Elston Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
12%
5%
Elston Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.67 0.27
Elston Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
78%
n/a
Elston Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
6%
n/a
Elston Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

School District Name Michigan City Area s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 5,757 1,465
Michigan City Area s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $92 MM $17 MM
Michigan City Area s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $76 MM $16 MM
Michigan City Area s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,133 $11,554
Michigan City Area s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $12,428 $10,627
Michigan City Area s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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