4735 Arthur Street
Gary, IN 46408
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Hosford Park New Technical Elementary School serves 296 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Hosford Park New Technical Elementary School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Hosford Park New Technical Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Hosford Park New Technical Elementary School's student population of 296 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Hosford Park New Technical Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hosford Park New Technical Elementary School is 0.68, 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 Data
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State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1455 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
17%
12%
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Black
45%
13%
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White
30%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 296 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 10%)

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