School City Of Hammond School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 13,502 students in School City Of Hammond School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in School City Of Hammond School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in School City Of Hammond School District are Thomas A Edison Elementary School, Warren G Harding Elementary School and Thomas Jefferson Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. School City Of Hammond School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

School City Of Hammond School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
School City Of Hammond School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
20 Schools
1,917 Schools
# Students
13,502 Students
1,047,222 Students
# Teachers
767 Teachers
60,737 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

School City Of Hammond School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 369 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 81% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IN)
Overall District Rank
#317 out of 379 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of School City Of Hammond  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of School City Of Hammond  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of School City Of Hammond  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
81%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of School City Of Hammond  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.65
0.51
# American Indian Students
11 Students
2,088 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
26 Students
25,441 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
6,335 Students
124,991 Students
% Hispanic Students
47%
12%
# Black Students
4,667 Students
131,224 Students
% Black Students
35%
13%
# White Students
1,898 Students
711,646 Students
% White Students
14%
68%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
800 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
561 Students
50,965 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
713
18,972
# Students in K Grade:
915
77,589
# Students in 1st Grade:
938
75,895
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,003
76,103
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,061
78,337
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,030
79,819
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,078
79,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
937
79,098
# Students in 7th Grade:
953
78,192
# Students in 8th Grade:
967
79,358
# Students in 9th Grade:
994
80,310
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,007
80,107
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,022
82,817
# Students in 12th Grade:
844
79,244
# Ungraded Students:
40
1,678

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,396 is higher than the state median of $11,977. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,275 is higher than the state median of $11,061. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$194 MM
$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of School City Of Hammond  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
$166 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total spending of School City Of Hammond  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
$14,396
$11,977
This chart display average revenue per public school student in School City Of Hammond  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.
Revenue / Student
$12,275
$11,061
This chart display average spending per public school student in School City Of Hammond  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.

Best School City Of Hammond School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Thomas A Edison Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7025 Madison Ave
Hammond, IN 46324
(219) 933-2464
Grades: PK-5
| 649 students
Rank: #22.
Warren G Harding Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3211 165th St
Hammond, IN 46323
(219) 989-7351
Grades: PK-5
| 756 students
Rank: #33.
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6940 Northcote Ave
Hammond, IN 46324
(219) 989-7353
Grades: PK-5
| 479 students
Rank: #44.
Joseph Hess Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3640 Orchard Dr
Hammond, IN 46323
(219) 989-7355
Grades: PK-5
| 647 students
Rank: #55.
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4221 Towle Ave
Hammond, IN 46327
(219) 933-2475
Grades: PK-5
| 627 students
Rank: #66.
Morton Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7006 Marshall Ave
Hammond, IN 46323
(219) 989-7336
Grades: K-5
| 530 students
Rank: #77.
Donald E Gavit Middle/High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1670 175th St
Hammond, IN 46324
(219) 989-7328
Grades: 6-12
| 1,619 students
Rank: #88.
Lafayette Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
856 Sibley St
Hammond, IN 46320
(219) 933-2472
Grades: PK-5
| 523 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Kenwood Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6416 Hohman Ave
Hammond, IN 46324
(219) 933-2469
Grades: K-5
| 298 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Lew Wallace Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6235 Jefferson Ave
Hammond, IN 46324
(219) 933-2479
Grades: PK-5
| 415 students
Rank: #1111.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 116th St
Whiting, IN 46394
(219) 659-1241
Grades: K-5
| 288 students
Rank: #1212.
Frank O'bannon Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1317 173rd St
Hammond, IN 46324
(219) 989-7360
Grades: PK-5
| 575 students
Rank: #1313.
George Rogers Clark Md/hs
Math: 22% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1921 Davis Ave
Whiting, IN 46394
(219) 659-3522
Grades: 6-12
| 1,342 students
Rank: #1414.
Morton Senior High School
Math: 9% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
6915 Grand Ave
Hammond, IN 46323
(219) 989-7316
Grades: 9-12
| 1,389 students
Rank: #1515.
Charles N Scott Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3635 173rd St
Hammond, IN 46323
(219) 989-7340
Grades: 6-8
| 858 students
Rank: #1616.
Washington Irving Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4727 Pine Ave
Hammond, IN 46327
(219) 933-2467
Grades: PK-5
| 561 students
Rank: #1717.
Maywood Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1001 165th St
Hammond, IN 46324
(219) 933-2477
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students
Rank: #1818.
Hammond High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5926 Calumet Ave
Hammond, IN 46320
(219) 933-2442
Grades: 9-12
| 814 students
Rank: #1919.
Henry W Eggers Middle School
Math: 12% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5825 Blaine Ave
Hammond, IN 46320
(219) 933-2449
Grades: 6-8
| 742 students
Area Career Center
Vocational School
5727 Sohl Ave
Hammond, IN 46320
(219) 933-2428
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 13,502 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 81% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65

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