Lake Hills Elementary School

  • Lake Hills Elementary School serves 501 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Lake Hills Elementary School's student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students501 students
This chart display total students of Lake Hills Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lake Hills Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lake Hills Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Hills Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1086 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lake Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lake Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
53%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lake Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
23%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lake Hills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
16%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lake Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Hills Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.640.29
This chart display the diversity score of Lake Hills Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMichigan City Area s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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