Michigan City Area Schools School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 13 public schools in Michigan City Area Schools School District, serving 5,480 students. Michigan City Area Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
  • Public schools in Michigan City Area Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
  • The top ranked public schools in Michigan City Area Schools School District are Knapp Elementary School, Joy Elementary School and Marsh Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Indiana public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NameMichigan City Area Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mcas.k12.in.us
School District Phone Number(219) 873-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools13 Schools1,922 Schools
# of Students5,480 Students1,052,874 Students
# of Teachers378 Teachers60,857 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1

District Comparison

  • Michigan City Area Schools School District, which is ranked within the
    3/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 373 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Michigan City Area Schools  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan City Area Schools  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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Michigan City Area Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.670.51
# of American Indian Students14 Students2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students24 Students25,462 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students543 Students125,582 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
12%
# of Black Students1,949 Students132,751 Students
% Black Students
36%
13%
# of White Students2,409 Students714,936 Students
% White Students
44%
68%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students541 Students51,238 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:4018,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:44277,895
# of Students in 1st Grade:43676,250
# of Students in 2nd Grade:43376,421
# of Students in 3rd Grade:46078,682
# of Students in 4th Grade:43980,063
# of Students in 5th Grade:43579,953
# of Students in 6th Grade:37879,149
# of Students in 7th Grade:38178,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:37179,979
# of Students in 9th Grade:40680,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:42180,785
# of Students in 11th Grade:43883,703
# of Students in 12th Grade:39280,464
# of Ungraded Students:81,599

Fiscal Data Comparison

    Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
    Total Revenue$81 MM$16 MM
    This chart display total revenue of Michigan City Area Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
    Spending$70 MM$15 MM
    This chart display total spending of Michigan City Area Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
    Revenue / Student$14,84611838
    This chart display average revenue per public school student in Michigan City Area Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
    Spending / Student$12,72110933
    This chart display average spending per public school student in Michigan City Area Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

    Michigan City Area Schools School District Public Schools (2020-21)

    • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
    • Knapp Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 58%
      Rank:
      6/
      10
      , Top 50%
      321 Bolka Ave
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2096

      Grades: K-6 | 391 students
    • Joy Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 61%
      Rank:
      5/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      1600 E Coolspring Ave
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2090

      Grades: K-6 | 392 students
    • Marsh Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
      Rank:
      4/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      400 E Homer St
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2102

      Grades: K-6 | 308 students
    • Lake Hills Elementary School Magnet School
      Math: 54% | Reading: 47%
      Rank:
      4/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      201 Ferguson Rd
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2105

      Grades: K-6 | 493 students
    • Coolspring Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
      Rank:
      4/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      9121 W 300 N
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2073

      Grades: K-6 | 302 students
    • Edgewood Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
      Rank:
      3/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      502 Boyd Cir
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2079

      Grades: K-6 | 329 students
    • Springfield Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 47%
      Rank:
      3/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      3054 W 800 N
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2117

      Grades: K-6 | 360 students
    • Barker Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 51%
      Rank:
      3/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      319 E Barker Rd
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2057

      Grades: 7-8 | 410 students
    • Pine Elementary School Magnet School
      Math: 44% | Reading: 47%
      Rank:
      3/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      1660 Co Line Rd
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2114

      Grades: K-6 | 448 students
    • Martin T Krueger Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
      Rank:
      2/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      2001 Springland Ave
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2061

      Grades: 7-8 | 342 students
    • Michigan City High School Math: 17% | Reading: 40%
      Rank:
      1/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      8466 W Pahs Rd
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2044

      Grades: 9-12 | 1,665 student
    • A K Smith Area Career Center Vocational School
      817 Lafayette St
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2120

      Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
    • Niemann Elementary School
      811 Royal Rd
      Michigan City, IN 46360
      (219) 873-2146

      Grades: PK | 40 students
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