Gary Lighthouse Charter School

Tel: (219)880-1762
  • Gary Lighthouse Charter School serves 1,460 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Gary Lighthouse Charter School operates within the Gary Lighthouse Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1460 students has grown by 103% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 102% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students1,460 students
Gary Lighthouse Charter School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %Gary Lighthouse Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
Gary Lighthouse Charter School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeGary Lighthouse Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
Gary Lighthouse Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Hispanic
9%
11%
Gary Lighthouse Charter School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
89%
12%
Gary Lighthouse Charter School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
n/a
70%
Gary Lighthouse Charter School White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Gary Lighthouse Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGary Lighthouse Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.200.49
Gary Lighthouse Charter School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
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.
83%
41%
Gary Lighthouse Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
3%
8%
Gary Lighthouse Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Gary Lighthouse Charter School District's student population of 1,460 students has grown by 103% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,358 in this district is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,662 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameGary Lighthouse Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed1,4601,465
Gary Lighthouse Charter School District Students Managed (2006-2015)
District Total Revenue$7 MM$19 MM
Gary Lighthouse Charter School District District Total Revenue (2010-2015)
District Spending$7 MM$16 MM
Gary Lighthouse Charter School District District Spending (2010-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,358$12,273
Gary Lighthouse Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2010-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,662$10,163
Gary Lighthouse Charter School District District Spending / Student (2010-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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