Grissom Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • Grissom Elementary School served 277 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was more than the state average of 30%.
  • Grissom Elementary School operated within the Lake Ridge s School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students277 students
Grissom Elementary School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender %Grissom Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Grissom Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2013)
Students by GradeGrissom Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
Grissom Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2013)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Grissom Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2004)
Hispanic
30%
11%
Grissom Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
4%
12%
Grissom Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
56%
70%
Grissom Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
8%
5%
Grissom Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsGrissom Elementary 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.
0.590.49
Grissom Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
90%
41%
Grissom Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
5%
8%
Grissom Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

School District NameLake Ridge s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed1,9661,465
Lake Ridge s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$32 MM$19 MM
Lake Ridge s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$26 MM$16 MM
Lake Ridge s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,760$12,273
Lake Ridge s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,487$10,163
Lake Ridge s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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