Munster High School

8808 Columbia Ave
Munster, IN 46321
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Munster High School serves 1,528 students in grades 9-12.
Munster High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Munster High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Munster High School's student population of 1,528 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,528 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

Munster High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Munster High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#351 out of 1762 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
23%
12%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
59%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.590.51
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Graduation Rate
97%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool Town Of Munster School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Munster High School is Donald E Gavit Middle/High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wilbur Wright Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Munster Wilbur Wright Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 946 students
    0.3 miles
    8650 Columbia Ave
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 836-6260
    0.3 6-8 946
  • Munster Ernest R Elliott Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 438 students
    0.7 miles
    8718 White Oak Ave
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 838-5250
    0.7 K-5 438
  • Munster Frank H Hammond Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
    0.8 miles
    1301 Fran-lin Pky
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 838-2060
    0.8 PK-5 601
  • Munster James B Eads Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 526 students
    1.2 miles
    8001 Harrison Ave
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 836-8635
    1.2 K-5 526
  • Hammond Donald E Gavit Middle/High School Math: 30% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 1,619 student
    1.9 miles
    1670 175th St
    Hammond, IN 46324
    (219) 989-7328
    1.9 6-12 1,619

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