Top 10 Best Lake County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 122 public schools serving 76,903 students in Lake County, IN. Lake County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Lake County, IN are Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School, Lake Street Elementary School and Jerry Ross Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lake County, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Lake County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Lake County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
1450 S Main St
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 663-8800
Grades: PK-5
| 613 students
Rank: #22.
Lake Street Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
475 Lake St
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 663-5683
Grades: K-5
| 654 students
Rank: #33.
Jerry Ross Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11319 Randolph St
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 663-3010
Grades: 3-5
| 541 students
Rank: #44.
Ernest R Elliott Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8718 White Oak Ave
Munster, IN 46321
(219) 838-5250
Grades: K-5
| 453 students
Rank: #55.
Kolling Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8801 Wicker Ave
Saint John, IN 46373
(219) 365-8577
Grades: K-4
| 675 students
Rank: #66.
Frank H Hammond Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
1301 Fran-lin Pky
Munster, IN 46321
(219) 838-2060
Grades: PK-5
| 662 students
Rank: #77.
George Bibich Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
14600 W 81st St
Dyer, IN 46311
(219) 322-1185
Grades: PK-4
| 519 students
Rank: #88.
Solon Robinson Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
601 Pettibone St
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 663-2525
Grades: K-5
| 554 students
Rank: #99.
Peifer Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1824 S Cline
Schererville, IN 46375
(219) 322-5335
Grades: K-4
| 449 students
Rank: #1010.
Timothy Ball Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
720 W Summit St
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 663-0047
Grades: K-5
| 508 students
Rank: #1111.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12245 W 109th Ave
Cedar Lake, IN 46303
(219) 374-3600
Grades: K-4
| 461 students
Rank: #1212.
Munster High School
Math: 62% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8808 Columbia Ave
Munster, IN 46321
(219) 836-3200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,588 students
Rank: #1313.
Lake Prairie Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11601 W 181st Ave
Lowell, IN 46356
(219) 696-7541
Grades: K-5
| 381 students
Rank: #1414.
Oak Hill Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
425 S Nichols St
Lowell, IN 46356
(219) 696-9285
Grades: K-5
| 507 students
Rank: #1515.
Douglas Macarthur Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12900 Fairbanks
Cedar Lake, IN 46303
(219) 662-3600
Grades: K-5
| 434 students
Rank: #1616.
James H Watson Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
333 W 77th St
Schererville, IN 46375
(219) 322-1365
Grades: PK-4
| 523 students
Rank: #1717.
Protsman Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1121 Harrison
Dyer, IN 46311
(219) 322-2040
Grades: K-4
| 596 students
Rank: #1818.
James B Eads Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8001 Harrison Ave
Munster, IN 46321
(219) 836-8635
Grades: K-5
| 513 students
Rank: #1919.
Hanover Central Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10631 W 141st St
Cedar Lake, IN 46303
(219) 374-3500
Grades: 5-8
| 813 students
Rank: #2020.
Wilbur Wright Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
8650 Columbia Ave
Munster, IN 46321
(219) 836-6260
Grades: 6-8
| 903 students
Rank: #2121.
Hal E Clark Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8915 W 93rd Ave
Saint John, IN 46373
(219) 365-8507
Grades: 5-8
| 1,057 students
Rank: #2222.
Three Creeks Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
670 S Burr St
Lowell, IN 46356
(219) 696-5740
Grades: K-5
| 476 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Homan Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
210 E Joliet
Schererville, IN 46375
(219) 322-4451
Grades: PK-4
| 525 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
John Wood Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6100 E 73rd Ave
Merrillville, IN 46410
(219) 650-5305
Grades: PK-4
| 311 students
Rank: #2525.
Robert Taft Middle School
Math: 51% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1000 S Main
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 663-1507
Grades: 6-8
| 1,100 students
Rank: #2626.
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8220 Fifth St
Highland, IN 46322
(219) 923-2428
Grades: PK-5
| 381 students
Rank: #2727.
Crown Point High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1500 S Main St
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 663-4885
Grades: 9-12
| 2,940 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Joan Martin Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
301 E 10th St
Hobart, IN 46342
(219) 947-7869
Grades: K-6
| 480 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Kahler Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
600 Joliet St
Dyer, IN 46311
(219) 865-3535
Grades: 5-8
| 951 students
Rank: #3030.
Lowell Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
19250 Cline Ave
Lowell, IN 46356
(219) 696-7701
Grades: 5-8
| 711 students
Rank: #3131.
Colonel John Wheeler Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
401 W Joliet St
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 663-2173
Grades: 6-8
| 942 students
Rank: #3232.
Lake Central High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8400 Wicker Ave
Saint John, IN 46373
(219) 365-8551
Grades: 9-12
| 3,273 students
Rank: #3333.
Jane Ball Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13313 Parrish St
Cedar Lake, IN 46303
(219) 374-3700
Grades: PK-4
| 481 students
Rank: #3434.
John I Meister Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3300 Jay St
Hobart, IN 46342
(219) 962-1103
Grades: K-5
| 333 students
Rank: #3535.
Jonas E Salk Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3001 W 77th Ave
Merrillville, IN 46410
(219) 650-5304
Grades: K-4
| 553 students
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[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lake County, IN

Lake County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1327 Arizona St
Gary, IN 46403
(219) 938-4624
Grades: K-5
| 422 students
3757 W 21st Ave
Gary, IN 46404
(219) 977-2139
Grades: K-6
| 437 students
1430 W 23rd Ave
Gary, IN 46407
(219) 977-2119
Grades: 7-8
| 435 students
4581 Fillmore St
Gary, IN 46408
(219) 980-6336
Grades: K-6
| 468 students
2400 Cardinal Dr
East Chicago, IN 46312
(219) 391-4077
Grades: 5-7
| 719 students
600 E 35th Ave
Gary, IN 46409
(219) 980-6330
Grades: K-6
| 397 students
5701 W 7th Ave
Gary, IN 46404
(219) 977-2162
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
7403 Cline Ave
Schererville, IN 46375
(219) 322-8614
Grades: 9-12
| 86 students
2460 Vermillion St
Lake Station, IN 46405
(219) 962-1360
Grades: 1-6
| 153 students
2540 Pk St
Lake Station, IN 46405
(219) 962-1656
Grades: 6
| 100 students
711 Chase St
Gary, IN 46404
(219) 977-2126
Grades: 7-12
| 104 students
1238 Michigan St
Hammond, IN 46320
(219) 933-2461
Grades: K-5
| 257 students
3720 Pierce St
Gary, IN 46408
(219) 980-6345
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
2065 Mississippi St
Gary, IN 46407
(219) 886-6569
Grades: K-8
| 143 students
920 E 19th Ave
Gary, IN 46407
(219) 886-6581
Grades: 7-8
| n/a students
8001 Harrison Ave
Munster, IN 46321
(219) 836-7303
Grades: PK
| 161 students
1345 N Broad St
Griffith, IN 46319
(219) 838-4214
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
6111 W Ridge Rd
Gary, IN 46408
(219) 838-1819
Grades: 7-12
| 66 students
2545 W 19th Pl
Gary, IN 46404
(219) 977-2142
Grades: 5-6
| 382 students
3551 Block Ave
East Chicago, IN 46312
(219) 391-4180
Grades: K-6
| 258 students
201 North Griffith Blvd
Griffith, IN 46319
(219) 924-4975
Grades: K-6
| 163 students
1800 E 35th Ave
Gary, IN 46409
(855) 827-3610
Grades: 2-9
| n/a students
2535 Virginia St
Gary, IN 46407
(219) 886-6545
Grades: K-6
| 556 students
7201 West 25th Ave
Gary, IN 46406
(219) 844-2255
Grades: K-5
| 277 students
524 Garfield St
Gary, IN 46404
(219) 886-1445
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1356 Harrison Blvd
Gary, IN 46407
(219) 886-6577
Grades: K-6
| 470 students
4735 Arthur Street
Gary, IN 46408
(219) 980-3390
Grades: K-5
| 294 students
5700 W 15th Ave
Gary, IN 46406
(219) 977-2136
Grades: K-4
| 574 students
6401 Hemlock Ave
Gary, IN 46403
(219) 881-3610
Grades: K-6
| 351 students
1301 E 43rd Ave
Gary, IN 46409
(219) 980-6342
Grades: K-5
| 408 students
1245 N River Dr
Hammond, IN 46324
(219) 989-7357
Grades: K-5
| 219 students
601 Jackson St
Gary, IN 46402
(219) 886-6570
Grades: K-6
| 344 students
1900 W 7th Ave
Gary, IN 46404
(219) 886-6580
Grades: K-6
| 333 students
301 Parke St
Gary, IN 46403
(219) 938-1750
Grades: K-6
| 475 students
5050 Vermont St
Gary, IN 46409
(219) 980-6333
Grades: K-4
| 443 students
Show 17 more closed public schools in Lake County, IN (out of 52 total schools)
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