Niemann Elementary School (Closed 2015)

  • Niemann Elementary School served 285 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 65% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 30%.
  • Niemann Elementary School operated within the Michigan City Area s School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students285 students
Niemann Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Niemann Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Niemann Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeNiemann Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
Niemann Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Niemann Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2010)
Hispanic
6%
11%
Niemann Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
47%
12%
Niemann Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
35%
70%
Niemann Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
12%
5%
Niemann Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNiemann Elementary 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.
0.650.49
Niemann Elementary 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.
89%
41%
Niemann Elementary 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.
5%
8%
Niemann Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

School District NameMichigan City Area s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed5,7571,465
Michigan City Area s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$92 MM$19 MM
Michigan City Area s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$87 MM$16 MM
Michigan City Area s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,173$12,273
Michigan City Area s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,207$10,163
Michigan City Area s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Michigan CityMartin T Krueger Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 440 students
    0.8 miles
    2001 Springland Ave
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2061
    0.87-8440
  • Michigan CityLake Hills Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-6 | 515 students
    2.5 miles
    201 Ferguson Rd
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2105
    2.5KG-6515
  • Michigan CityJoy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 509 students
    2.6 miles
    1600 E Coolspring Ave
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2090
    2.6PK-6509
  • Michigan CityMarsh Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 334 students
    2.8 miles
    400 E Homer St
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2102
    2.8KG-6334
  • Michigan CityA K Smith Area Career CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.9 miles
    817 Lafayette St
    Michigan CityIN 46360
    (219)873-2120
    2.99-12n/a
Recent Articles
January 01, 2018
The city of New York has announced they are bringing back mandatory sex-ed courses for the first time in 20 years, in light of skyrocketing teen pregnancy rates far above the national average.
January 01, 2018
We’ll look at the many challenges facing schools in New York and New Jersey, as they struggle to get ready for students and balance the ongoing need to provide shelter to those displaced by the storm.
January 01, 2018
Students have headed back to school across the country, but are greeted by new security technology and armed security guards. We take a look at Post-Newtown public education.