Steel City Academy School District

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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public charter school serving 296 students in Steel City Academy School District. The top ranked public charter school in Steel City Academy School District is Steel City Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public charter school in Steel City Academy School District have an average math proficiency score of 7% (versus the Indiana public charter school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average charter testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public charter schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public charter school average of 59% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameSteel City Academy School District
School District Websitehttp://www.steelcityacademy.org/
School District Phone Number(219) 750-1010
School District Grades OfferedKG - 11
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools1 School99 Schools
# of Students296 Students47,041 Students
# of Teachersn/a2,156 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ration/a22:1

District Comparison

Steel City Academy School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 79 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#369 out of 373 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Steel City Academy  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Steel City Academy  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)
7%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Steel City Academy  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.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.150.66
# of American Indian Studentsn/a123 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a651 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students7 Students6,066 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
13%
# of Black Students272 Students18,543 Students
% Black Students
92%
39%
# of White Students3 Students19,269 Students
% White Students
1%
41%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a31 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students14 Students2,406 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 3,031
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 2,963
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 2,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 2,878
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 2,635
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 2,514
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 2,629
# of Students in 7th Grade:802,953
# of Students in 8th Grade:993,441
# of Students in 9th Grade:523,227
# of Students in 10th Grade:653,621
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 6,113
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 8,017
# of Ungraded Students: - 212

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $5,287 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has declined by 48% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $6,568 is less than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has declined by 48% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$2 MM$16 MM
Spending$2 MM$15 MM
Revenue / Student$5,287$11,838
Revenue / Student$6,568$10,933

Steel City Academy School District Public Charter Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Steel City Academy Charter School
    Math: 7% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2650 W 35th Avenue
    Gary, IN 46408
    (219) 750-1010

    Grades: 7-10 | 296 students
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