Ernie Pyle Elementary School (Closed 2010)

  • Ernie Pyle Elementary School served 382 students in grades 5-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students382 students
This chart display total students of Ernie Pyle Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ernie Pyle Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Black
98%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ernie Pyle Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
1%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ernie Pyle Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ernie Pyle Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.040.51
This chart display the diversity score of Ernie Pyle Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ernie Pyle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ernie Pyle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGary Community School Corp School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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