Gary Community School Corp School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 4,770 students in Gary Community School Corp School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in Gary Community School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Gary Community School Corp School District are Bailly Middle School, Banneker Elementary At Marquette and Frankie Woods Mccullough Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Gary Community School Corp School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Gary Community School Corp School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Gary Community School Corp School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
10 Schools
1,901 Schools
# Students
4,770 Students
1,033,226 Students
# Teachers
281 Teachers
65,700 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Gary Community School Corp School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 364 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IN)
Overall District Rank
#365 out of 379 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gary Community School Corp  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gary Community School Corp  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gary Community School Corp  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
66%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gary Community School Corp  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.16
0.54
# American Indian Students
3 Students
1,796 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1 Student
28,278 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
191 Students
135,499 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
13%
# Black Students
4,363 Students
132,785 Students
% Black Students
92%
13%
# White Students
54 Students
679,714 Students
% White Students
1%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
919 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
157 Students
54,135 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
293
16,676
# Students in K Grade:
345
72,937
# Students in 1st Grade:
445
76,116
# Students in 2nd Grade:
388
73,804
# Students in 3rd Grade:
411
75,145
# Students in 4th Grade:
347
75,192
# Students in 5th Grade:
377
76,562
# Students in 6th Grade:
333
78,955
# Students in 7th Grade:
321
81,506
# Students in 8th Grade:
317
81,695
# Students in 9th Grade:
331
82,239
# Students in 10th Grade:
287
80,997
# Students in 11th Grade:
306
81,747
# Students in 12th Grade:
265
77,837
# Ungraded Students:
4
1,818

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,297 is higher than the state median of $12,585. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,587 is higher than the state median of $11,723. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$73 MM
$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gary Community School Corp  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$79 MM
$16 MM
This chart display total spending of Gary Community School Corp  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,297
$12,585
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gary Community School Corp  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,587
$11,723
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gary Community School Corp  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Gary Community School Corp School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bailly Middle School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
4621 Georgia St
Gary, IN 46409
(219) 980-6326
Grades: 6-8
| 513 students
Rank: #22.
Banneker Elementary At Marquette
Math: 24% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6401 Hemlock Ave
Gary, IN 46403
(219) 321-8545
Grades: K-5
| 396 students
Rank: #33.
Frankie Woods Mccullough Academy
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1110 W 21st Ave
Gary, IN 46407
(219) 944-7301
Grades: K-5
| 468 students
Rank: #44.
West Side Leadership Academy
Math: 13% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
9th & Gerry St
Gary, IN 46406
(219) 413-9870
Grades: 9-12
| 1,193 students
Rank: #55.
Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School
Math: 16% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1320 E 19th Ave
Gary, IN 46407
(219) 881-3600
Grades: K-5
| 553 students
Rank: #66.
Glen Park Academy For Excel In Lrn
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5002 Madison St
Gary, IN 46408
(219) 318-2800
Grades: K-5
| 518 students
Rank: #77.
Gary Middle School
Math: 5% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Parke St
Gary, IN 46403
(219) 321-8547
Grades: 6-8
| 458 students
Rank: #88.
Beveridge Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 8%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1234 Cleveland St
Gary, IN 46404
(219) 321-8546
Grades: K-5
| 378 students
Rank: n/an/a
Gary Career Center
Vocational School
1800 E 35th Ave
Gary, IN 46409
(219) 962-7571
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
2367 E 21st Ave
Gary, IN 46407
(219) 886-6542
Grades: PK
| 293 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Gary Community School Corp
  • 1988 Polk Street, Gary, IN, 46407
  • (219) 881-5401
  • garycsc.k12.in.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,770 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 66% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.16

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