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For the 2021 school year, there are 125 public schools serving 79,829 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 George Bibich Elementary School, Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School and Frank H Hammond 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 49% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 62% 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 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Lake County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    George Bibich Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    14600 W 81st St
    Dyer, IN 46311
    (219) 322-1185

    Grades: PK-4 | 450 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1450 S Main St
    Crown Point, IN 46307
    (219) 663-8800

    Grades: PK-5 | 605 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Frank H Hammond Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1301 Fran-lin Pky
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 838-2060

    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Solon Robinson Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    601 Pettibone St
    Crown Point, IN 46307
    (219) 663-2525

    Grades: K-5 | 525 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12245 W 109th Ave
    Cedar Lake, IN 46303
    (219) 374-3600

    Grades: K-5 | 514 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Jerry Ross Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11319 Randolph St
    Crown Point, IN 46307
    (219) 663-3010

    Grades: 3-5 | 524 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Peifer Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1824 S Cline
    Schererville, IN 46375
    (219) 322-5335

    Grades: K-4 | 431 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Lake Street Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    475 Lake St
    Crown Point, IN 46307
    (219) 663-5683

    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Ernest R Elliott Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8718 White Oak Ave
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 838-5250

    Grades: K-5 | 438 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Lake Prairie Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    11601 W 181st Ave
    Lowell, IN 46356
    (219) 696-7541

    Grades: K-5 | 372 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Kolling Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8801 Wicker Ave
    Saint John, IN 46373
    (219) 365-8577

    Grades: K-4 | 666 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Wilbur Wright Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8650 Columbia Ave
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 836-6260

    Grades: 6-8 | 946 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Oak Hill Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    425 S Nichols St
    Lowell, IN 46356
    (219) 696-9285

    Grades: K-5 | 497 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Timothy Ball Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    720 W Summit St
    Crown Point, IN 46307
    (219) 663-0047

    Grades: K-5 | 501 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12900 Fairbanks
    Cedar Lake, IN 46303
    (219) 662-3600

    Grades: K-5 | 465 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    James B Eads Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8001 Harrison Ave
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 836-8635

    Grades: K-5 | 526 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    John Wood Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6100 E 73rd Ave
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 650-5305

    Grades: PK-4 | 343 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Robert Taft Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1000 S Main
    Crown Point, IN 46307
    (219) 663-1507

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,100 student
  • Rank: #1919.
    Protsman Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1121 Harrison
    Dyer, IN 46311
    (219) 322-2040

    Grades: K-4 | 657 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Hanover Central Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10631 W 141st St
    Cedar Lake, IN 46303
    (219) 374-3500

    Grades: 6-8 | 525 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Beiriger Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    601 N Lillian St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 924-4030

    Grades: PK-6 | 518 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    James H Watson Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    333 W 77th St
    Schererville, IN 46375
    (219) 322-1365

    Grades: PK-4 | 546 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Homan Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    210 E Joliet
    Schererville, IN 46375
    (219) 322-4451

    Grades: PK-4 | 522 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Colonel John Wheeler Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    401 W Joliet St
    Crown Point, IN 46307
    (219) 663-2173

    Grades: 6-8 | 924 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Munster High School Math: 60% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8808 Columbia Ave
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 836-3200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,528 student
  • Rank: #2626.
    Liberty Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    130 N Liberty St
    Hobart, IN 46342
    (219) 942-4251

    Grades: 1-5 | 448 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Joan Martin Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    301 E 10th St
    Hobart, IN 46342
    (219) 947-7869

    Grades: K-5 | 768 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8220 Fifth St
    Highland, IN 46322
    (219) 923-2428

    Grades: K-5 | 391 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Hal E Clark Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8915 W 93rd Ave
    Saint John, IN 46373
    (219) 365-8507

    Grades: 5-8 | 1,134 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    600 N Jay St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 923-4488

    Grades: K-6 | 359 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Michael Grimmer Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    225 W 77th Ave
    Schererville, IN 46375
    (219) 865-6985

    Grades: 5-8 | 869 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Kahler Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    600 Joliet St
    Dyer, IN 46311
    (219) 865-3535

    Grades: 5-8 | 1,001 student
  • Rank: #3333.
    Jane Ball Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    13313 Parrish St
    Cedar Lake, IN 46303
    (219) 374-3700

    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2900 Lake St
    Lake Station, IN 46405
    (219) 962-1824

    Grades: K-5 | 250 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Southridge Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9221 Johnston St
    Highland, IN 46322
    (219) 922-5650

    Grades: K-5 | 389 students
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