South Bend Community School Corporation School District

215 Dr Martin Luther King Jr B
South Bend, IN 46601
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

South Bend Community School Corporation 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%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 33 public schools serving 16,096 students in South Bend Community School Corporation School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in South Bend Community School Corporation School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
33 Schools
1,901 Schools
# Students
16,096 Students
1,033,226 Students
# Teachers
1,028 Teachers
65,700 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

South Bend Community School Corporation School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 364 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IN)
Overall District Rank
#339 out of 392 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of South Bend Community School Corporation  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Bend Community School Corporation  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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Bend Community School Corporation  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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
78%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of South Bend Community School Corporation  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.72
0.54
# American Indian Students
39 Students
1,796 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
148 Students
28,278 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
3,814 Students
135,499 Students
% Hispanic Students
24%
13%
# Black Students
6,074 Students
132,785 Students
% Black Students
38%
13%
# White Students
4,379 Students
679,714 Students
% White Students
27%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
919 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,635 Students
54,135 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
426
16,676
# Students in K Grade:
1,083
72,937
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,172
76,116
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,190
73,804
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,198
75,145
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,180
75,192
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,152
76,562
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,211
78,955
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,209
81,506
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,228
81,695
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,301
82,239
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,213
80,997
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,233
81,747
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,245
77,837
# Ungraded Students:
55
1,818

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,179 is higher than the state median of $12,585. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,169 is higher than the state median of $11,723. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$260 MM
$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of South Bend Community School Corporation  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$228 MM
$16 MM
This chart display total spending of South Bend Community School Corporation  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,179
$12,585
This chart display average revenue per public school student in South Bend Community School Corporation  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,169
$11,723
This chart display average spending per public school student in South Bend Community School Corporation  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best South Bend Community School Corporation School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kennedy Academy
Math: 45% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
609 N Olive St
South Bend, IN 46628
(574) 393-3100
Grades: K-5
| 619 students
Rank: #22.
Swanson Traditional School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
17677 Parker Dr
South Bend, IN 46635
(574) 393-2700
Grades: K-5
| 361 students
Rank: #33.
Adams High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
808 S Twyckenham Dr
South Bend, IN 46615
(574) 393-5300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,949 students
Rank: #44.
Lasalle Academy
Math: 23% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2701 W Elwood
South Bend, IN 46628
(574) 393-4700
Grades: 6-8
| 513 students
Rank: #55.
Clay High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
19131 Darden Rd
South Bend, IN 46637
(574) 393-4900
Grades: 9-12
| 857 students
Rank: #66.
Riley High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1902 Fellows St
South Bend, IN 46613
(574) 393-5100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,133 students
Rank: #77.
Washington High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4747 W Washington Ave
South Bend, IN 46619
(574) 393-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 805 students
Rank: #88.
Marshall Traditional School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1433 Byron Drive
South Bend, IN 46614
(574) 393-2100
Grades: K-5
| 365 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Rise Up Academy At Eggleston
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
740 N Eddy Street
South Bend, IN 46617
(574) 393-3500
Grades: 9-12
| 202 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
South Bend Virtual School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
740 North Eddy St
South Bend, IN 46617
(574) 393-3500
Grades: 1-12
| 68 students
Rank: #1111.
Jefferson Traditional School
Math: 12% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
528 S Eddy St
South Bend, IN 46617
(574) 393-4100
Grades: 6-8
| 547 students
Rank: #1212.
Darden Elementary School
Math: 12% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
18645 Janet St
South Bend, IN 46637
(574) 393-2900
Grades: K-5
| 411 students
Rank: #1313.
Clay International Academy
Math: 12% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
52900 Lily Rd
South Bend, IN 46637
(574) 393-4300
Grades: K-8
| 472 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Hay Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
19685 Johnson Rd
South Bend, IN 46614
(574) 393-2200
Grades: K-5
| 295 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Mckinley Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
228 N Greenlawn Ave
South Bend, IN 46617
(574) 393-3300
Grades: K-5
| 439 students
Rank: #1616.
Marquette Montessori Academy
Magnet School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1818 Bergan St
South Bend, IN 46628
(574) 393-2400
Grades: PK-6
| 537 students
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Nuner Fine Arts Academy
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2716 Pleasant St
South Bend, IN 46615
(574) 393-2600
Grades: K-5
| 485 students
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Tarkington Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3414 Hepler Rd
South Bend, IN 46635
(574) 393-3600
Grades: K-5
| 215 students
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Warren Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
55400 Quince Rd
South Bend, IN 46619
(574) 393-2800
Grades: K-5
| 226 students
Rank: #2020.
Edison Middle School
Math: 7% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2701 Eisenhower Dr
South Bend, IN 46615
(574) 393-4400
Grades: 6-8
| 465 students
Rank: #2121.
Monroe Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
312 Donmoyer Ave
South Bend, IN 46614
(574) 393-2500
Grades: K-5
| 350 students
Rank: #2222.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 7% | Reading: 6%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1425 E Calvert St
South Bend, IN 46613
(574) 393-2300
Grades: K-5
| 456 students
Rank: #2323.
Jackson Middle School
Math: 3% | Reading: 8%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5001 S Miami Rd
South Bend, IN 46614
(574) 393-4500
Grades: 6-8
| 585 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Coquillard Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1245 N Sheridan St
South Bend, IN 46628
(574) 393-2000
Grades: K-5
| 276 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Muessel Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1021 Blaine St
South Bend, IN 46628
(574) 393-3400
Grades: K-5
| 313 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Wilson Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
56660 Oak Rd
South Bend, IN 46619
(574) 393-3700
Grades: K-5
| 377 students
Rank: #2727.
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy
Math: ≤1% | Reading: 5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4404 Elwood
South Bend, IN 46628
(574) 393-3900
Grades: 6-8
| 671 students
Rank: #2828.
Harrison Elementary School
Math: 3% | Reading: 3%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3302 Western Ave
South Bend, IN 46619
(574) 393-3000
Grades: K-5
| 620 students
Rank: #2929.
Navarre Middle School
Math: ≤1% | Reading: 4%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4702 W Ford St
South Bend, IN 46619
(574) 393-4600
Grades: 6-8
| 531 students
Rank: #3030.
Madison S.t.e.a.m. Academy
Math: 2% | Reading: 2%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
832 N Lafayette Blvd
South Bend, IN 46601
(574) 393-3200
Grades: K-5
| 591 students
Rank: n/an/a
Juvenile Justice Center
Alternative School
1000 S Michigan Ave
South Bend, IN 46601
(574) 235-5437
Grades: 8-12
| 10 students
Rank: n/an/a
245 N Lombardy Dr
South Bend, IN 46619
(574) 283-8127
Grades: PK
| 167 students
Rank: n/an/a
Studebaker Center
724 E Dubail Ave
South Bend, IN 46613
(574) 393-6250
Grades: PK
| 185 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 33 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 16,096 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 78% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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