Henry W Eggers Middle School

  • Henry W Eggers Middle School serves 730 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (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 40% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Henry W Eggers Middle School's student population of 730 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students730 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henry W Eggers Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henry W Eggers Middle School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1591 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
41%
12%
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Black
54%
12%
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White
3%
69%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.540.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Henry W Eggers Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name City of Hammond School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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