Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center

  • Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center serves 1,159 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center's student population of 1,159 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,159 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1420 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
33%
12%
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Black
24%
13%
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White
37%
68%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.700.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameM S D Wayne Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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