Top 5 Best Whiting Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,824 students in Whiting, IN. Whiting has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Whiting, IN are Whiting High School, Nathan Hale Elementary School and Whiting Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Whiting, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Whiting have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Whiting, IN Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Whiting High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1751 Oliver St
Whiting, IN 46394
(219) 659-0255
Grades: 9-12
| 456 students
Rank: #22.
Nathan Hale Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1831 Oliver St
Whiting, IN 46394
(219) 659-0738
Grades: PK-5
| 477 students
Rank: #33.
Whiting Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1800 New York Ave
Whiting, IN 46394
(219) 473-1344
Grades: 6-8
| 261 students
Rank: #44.
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: #55.
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

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