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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 10 public schools in Lima City School District, serving 3,625 students.
  • Public school in Lima City School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Ohio public school average of 62%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Ohio.
  • The top ranked public schools in Lima City School District are Lima South Science-technology Magnet K-8, Liberty Arts Magnet K-8 and Freedom Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Ohio public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameLima City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.limacityschools.org/
School District Phone Number(419)996-3400
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OH)
# of Schools10 Schools3,600 Schools
# of Students3,625 Students1,702,321 Students
# of Teachers255 Teachers94,957 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1

District Comparison

  • Lima City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 938 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lima City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lima City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
65%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lima City  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.680.48
# of American Indian Students4 Students2,101 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students15 Students40,791 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students177 Students97,208 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
6%
# of Black Students1,494 Students282,313 Students
% Black Students
41%
17%
# of White Students1,278 Students1,190,519 Students
% White Students
35%
70%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,400 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students657 Students87,863 Students
% of Two or more races Students
18%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:14637,404
# of Students in Kindergarten:264122,925
# of Students in 1st Grade:269123,083
# of Students in 2nd Grade:259123,814
# of Students in 3rd Grade:310131,176
# of Students in 4th Grade:258128,085
# of Students in 5th Grade:257130,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:250129,812
# of Students in 7th Grade:268128,307
# of Students in 8th Grade:296130,455
# of Students in 9th Grade:252141,022
# of Students in 10th Grade:274133,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:251120,595
# of Students in 12th Grade:271121,451
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,340 is higher than the state average of $12,577. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,065 is higher than the state average of $11,659. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OH)
Total Revenue$59 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lima City  School District and average revenue for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$54 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Lima City  School District and average spending for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,340$12,577
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lima City  School District and average revenue per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,065$11,659
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lima City  School District and average spending per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lima City School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Freedom Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    575 Calumet Ave
    Lima, OH 45804
    (419)996-3380

    Grades: PK-4 | 225 students
  • Heritage Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    816 College Ave
    Lima, OH 45805
    (419)996-3390

    Grades: PK-4 | 433 students
  • Independence Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    615 Tremont Ave
    Lima, OH 45801
    (419)996-3330

    Grades: PK-4 | 337 students
  • Liberty Arts Magnet K-8 Math: 59% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    338 W Kibby St
    Lima, OH 45804
    (419)996-3320

    Grades: K-8 | 415 students
  • Lima High School - Preschool
    1 Spartan Way
    Lima, OH 45801
    (419)996-3400

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Lima North Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1135 N West St
    Lima, OH 45801
    (419)996-3100

    Grades: 5-6 | 365 students
  • Lima Senior High School Math: 21% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1 Spartan Way
    Lima, OH 45801
    (419)996-3000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,048 student
  • Lima South Science-technology Magnet K-8 Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    755 Saint Johns Ave
    Lima, OH 45804
    (419)996-3190

    Grades: K-8 | 170 students
  • Lima West Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    503 N Cable Rd
    Lima, OH 45805
    (419)996-3150

    Grades: 7-8 | 428 students
  • Unity Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    925 E 3rd St
    Lima, OH 45804
    (419)996-3300

    Grades: PK-4 | 204 students
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