Kahler Middle School

  • Kahler Middle School serves 1,026 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Kahler Middle School operates within the Lake Central Corp School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1026 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students1,026 students
Kahler Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Kahler Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
Kahler Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeKahler Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
Kahler Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
5%
2%
Kahler Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
17%
11%
Kahler Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
12%
Kahler Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
72%
70%
Kahler Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Kahler Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKahler Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.450.49
Kahler Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
41%
Kahler Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
8%
Kahler Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lake Central Corp School District's student population of 9,633 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,528 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,946 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLake Central Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed9,6331,465
Lake Central Corp School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$125 MM$19 MM
Lake Central Corp School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$120 MM$16 MM
Lake Central Corp School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,528$12,273
Lake Central Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,946$10,163
Lake Central Corp School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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