Hammond Academy Of Science & Technical

  • Hammond Academy Of Science & Technical serves 536 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hammond Academy Of Science & Technical placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Hammond Academy Of Science & Technical's student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hammond Academy Of Science & Technical is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hammond Academy Of Science & Technical is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1147 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
61%
12%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
17%
68%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.560.51
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHammond Academy Of Science & Technical School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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