Flint Lake Elementary School

4106 N Calumet Ave
Valparaiso, IN 46383
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 486 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Flint Lake Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 43%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 486 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : Top 30% in IN
  • : 50% (Top 30%)
  • : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Flint Lake Elementary School's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 68% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Flint Lake Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 1,755 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Flint Lake Elementary School is 0.50, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
#397 out of 1755 schools
(Top 30%)
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50%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Flint Lake Elementary School 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 2020-21 school year data.
52%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Flint Lake Elementary School 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
14%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
69%
65%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
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.
0.50
This chart display the diversity score of Flint Lake Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Flint Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Flint Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Flint Lake Elementary School's ranking?
Flint Lake Elementary School is ranked #397 out of 1,755 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Indiana.
What schools are Flint Lake Elementary School often compared to?
Flint Lake Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Memorial Elementary School, Bailly Elementary School, Northview Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% IN state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 43% IN state average).
How many students attend Flint Lake Elementary School?
486 students attend Flint Lake Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Flint Lake Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Flint Lake Elementary School?
Flint Lake Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Indiana state average of 15:1.
What grades does Flint Lake Elementary School offer ?
Flint Lake Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Flint Lake Elementary School part of?
Flint Lake Elementary School is part of Valparaiso Community Schools School District.

School Reviews

5   2/28/2012
I attended Flint Lake Elementary School, 1954, from 1st grade thru 4th grade, when my parents moved. I have been trying to find a website regarding the old school and have not been able to do so. Could you be of any assistance? It would be appreciatd.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - ricks

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 486 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50% (Top 30%)
  • : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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