City of Hammond School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 21 public schools managed by City of Hammond School District serving 13,868 students in Hammond, Indiana.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), 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.

City of Hammond School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Hammond Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
    4221 Towle Ave
    Hammond, IN 46327
    (219)933-2475

    Grades: PK-5 | 646 students
  • Hammond Area Career Center Vocational School
    5727 Sohl Ave
    Hammond, IN 46320
    (219)933-2428

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Whiting Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
    1000 116th St
    Whiting, IN 46394
    (219)659-1241

    Grades: K-5 | 302 students
  • Hammond Charles N Scott Middle School
    3635 173rd St
    Hammond, IN 46323
    (219)989-7340

    Grades: 6-8 | 844 students
  • Hammond Columbia Elementary School
    1238 Michigan St
    Hammond, IN 46320
    (219)933-2461

    Grades: K-5 | 274 students
  • Hammond Donald E Gavit Middle/High School
    1670 175th St
    Hammond, IN 46324
    (219)989-7328

    Grades: 6-12 | 1623 students
  • Hammond Frank O'bannon Elementary School
    1317 173rd St
    Hammond, IN 46324
    (219)989-7360

    Grades: PK-5 | 555 students
  • Whiting George Rogers Clark Md/hs
    1921 Davis Ave
    Whiting, IN 46394
    (219)659-3522

    Grades: 6-12 | 1378 students
  • Hammond Hammond High School
    5926 Calumet Ave
    Hammond, IN 46320
    (219)933-2442

    Grades: 9-12 | 830 students
  • Hammond Henry W Eggers Middle School
    5825 Blaine Ave
    Hammond, IN 46320
    (219)933-2449

    Grades: 6-8 | 730 students
  • Hammond Joseph Hess Elementary School
    3640 Orchard Dr
    Hammond, IN 46323
    (219)989-7355

    Grades: PK-5 | 650 students
  • Hammond Kenwood Elementary School
    6416 Hohman Ave
    Hammond, IN 46324
    (219)933-2469

    Grades: K-5 | 315 students
  • Hammond Lafayette Elementary School
    856 Sibley St
    Hammond, IN 46320
    (219)933-2472

    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
  • Hammond Lew Wallace Elementary School
    6235 Jefferson Ave
    Hammond, IN 46324
    (219)933-2479

    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
  • Hammond Maywood Elementary School
    1001 165th St
    Hammond, IN 46324
    (219)933-2477

    Grades: PK-5 | 413 students
  • Hammond Morton Elementary School
    7006 Marshall Ave
    Hammond, IN 46323
    (219)989-7336

    Grades: K-5 | 531 students
  • Hammond Morton Senior High School
    6915 Grand Ave
    Hammond, IN 46323
    (219)989-7316

    Grades: 9-12 | 1348 students
  • Hammond Thomas A Edison Elementary School
    7025 Madison Ave
    Hammond, IN 46324
    (219)933-2464

    Grades: PK-5 | 685 students
  • Hammond Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
    6940 Northcote Ave
    Hammond, IN 46324
    (219)989-7353

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Hammond Warren G Harding Elementary School
    3211 165th St
    Hammond, IN 46323
    (219)989-7351

    Grades: PK-5 | 738 students
  • Hammond Washington Irving Elementary School
    4727 Pine Ave
    Hammond, IN 46327
    (219)933-2467

    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students

Overview

School District Name City of Hammond School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students13,868 students
# of Teachers759 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students6,789 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students7,079 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.64
# of American Indian Students15 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students29 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students6,547 students
% Hispanic Students
47%
# of Black Students4,627 students
% Black Students
33%
# of White Students2,069 students
% White Students
15%
# of Hawaiian Students4 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students577 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:707
# of Students in Kindergarten:962
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,056
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,091
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,143
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,082
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,074
# of Students in 6th Grade:935
# of Students in 7th Grade:976
# of Students in 8th Grade:974
# of Students in 9th Grade:981
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,050
# of Students in 11th Grade:933
# of Students in 12th Grade:858
# of Ungraded Students:46

District Comparison

  • City of Hammond 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 76% has increased from 67% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of  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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of  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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
76%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of  City of Hammond 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 $13,931 is higher than the state average of $13,154. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,900 is higher than the state average of $11,176. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$190 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of  City of Hammond School District and average revenue for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$163 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of  City of Hammond School District and average spending for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,931$13,154
This chart display average revenue per public school student in  City of Hammond School District and average revenue per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,900$11,176
This chart display average spending per public school student in  City of Hammond 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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