Lake Ridge New Tech School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Lake Ridge New Tech School District serving 1,873 students in Gary, Indiana.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 17:1.

Lake Ridge New Tech School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameLake Ridge New Tech School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,873 students
# of Teachers105 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students918 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students955 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.70
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students3 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students457 students
% Hispanic Students
24%
# of Black Students577 students
% Black Students
31%
# of White Students720 students
% White Students
38%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students112 students
% of Two or more races Students
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:136
# of Students in 1st Grade:147
# of Students in 2nd Grade:124
# of Students in 3rd Grade:130
# of Students in 4th Grade:122
# of Students in 5th Grade:127
# of Students in 6th Grade:148
# of Students in 7th Grade:142
# of Students in 8th Grade:132
# of Students in 9th Grade:157
# of Students in 10th Grade:175
# of Students in 11th Grade:166
# of Students in 12th Grade:166
# of Ungraded Students:1

District Comparison

  • Lake Ridge New Tech School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 357 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Ridge New Tech 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Ridge New Tech 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lake Ridge New Tech School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,760 is higher than the state average of $13,154. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,487 is higher than the state average of $11,176. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$32 MM$18 MM
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Spending$26 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Lake Ridge New Tech School District and average spending for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,760$13,154
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lake Ridge New Tech School District and average revenue per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,487$11,176
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lake Ridge New Tech School District and average spending per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Lake Ridge New Tech School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in the district is Lake Ridge New Technical Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.