River Forest Community School Corp School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,148 students in River Forest Community School Corp School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in River Forest Community School Corp School District are John I Meister Elementary School, Henry S Evans Elementary School and River Forest Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in River Forest Community School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Indiana public elementary school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public elementary school average of 33% (majority Black and Hispanic).
|School District Name||River Forest Community School Corp School District|
|School District Website||http://www.rfcsc.k12.in.us/|
|School District Phone Number||(219) 962-2909|
|School District Grades Offered||KG - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (IN)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||1,427 Schools|
|# of Students||1,148 Students||684,509 Students|
|# of Teachers||69 Teachers||38,823 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||18:1|
River Forest Community School Corp School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 354 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 80-84% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (IN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#282 out of 373 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||4 Students||1,275 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||7 Students||16,557 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||519 Students||84,547 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||87 Students||86,770 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||455 Students||459,653 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||566 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||75 Students||35,189 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||13,682|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||122||75,969|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||112||76,250|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||117||76,421|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||133||78,557|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||153||79,958|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||120||79,853|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||117||79,025|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||131||52,193|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||143||52,811|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||4,052|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||4,729|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||5,320|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||5,405|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||284|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $10,981 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,850 is less than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (IN)|
|Total Revenue||$18 MM||$16 MM|
|Spending||$18 MM||$15 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$10,981||$11,838|
|Revenue / Student||$10,850||$10,933|
River Forest Community School Corp School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.3300 Jay St
Hobart, IN 46342
Grades: K-5 | 367 students
- Rank: #22.2915 E 35th Ave
Lake Station, IN 46405
Grades: K-5 | 390 students
- Rank: #33.3300 Indiana St
Hobart, IN 46342
Grades: 6-8 | 391 students
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