Lorain City School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 15 public schools in Lorain City School District, serving 6,521 students.
  • Public school in Lorain City School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Ohio.
  • The top ranked public schools in Lorain City School District are Admiral King Elementary School, Hawthorne Elementary School and Larkmoor Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Ohio public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameLorain City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lorainschools.org/
School District Phone Number(440)830-7271
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OH)
# of Schools15 Schools3,600 Schools
# of Students6,521 Students1,702,321 Students
# of Teachers378 Teachers94,957 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

  • Lorain City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 904 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lorain 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lorain 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
71%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lorain City  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.710.48
# of American Indian Students18 Students2,101 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students14 Students40,791 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students2,633 Students97,208 Students
% Hispanic Students
41%
6%
# of Black Students1,810 Students282,313 Students
% Black Students
28%
17%
# of White Students1,514 Students1,190,519 Students
% White Students
23%
70%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students1,400 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students527 Students87,863 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:28337,404
# of Students in Kindergarten:489122,925
# of Students in 1st Grade:463123,083
# of Students in 2nd Grade:467123,814
# of Students in 3rd Grade:529131,176
# of Students in 4th Grade:443128,085
# of Students in 5th Grade:378130,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:448129,812
# of Students in 7th Grade:413128,307
# of Students in 8th Grade:442130,455
# of Students in 9th Grade:653141,022
# of Students in 10th Grade:545133,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:529120,595
# of Students in 12th Grade:439121,451
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,553 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 $18,090 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$134 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lorain City  School District and average revenue for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$124 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Lorain City  School District and average spending for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,553$12,577
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lorain City  School District and average revenue per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,090$11,659
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lorain City  School District and average spending per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lorain City School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Admiral King Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    720 Washington Ave
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)245-6315

    Grades: K-5 | 281 students
  • Frank Jacinto Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2515 Marshall Ave
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)960-5800

    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
  • Garfield Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 W 31st St
    Lorain, OH 44055
    (440)246-1114

    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
  • General Johnnie Wilson Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2700 Washington Ave
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)246-1020

    Grades: 6-8 | 479 students
  • Hawthorne Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    610 W 20th St
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)246-1080

    Grades: PK-5 | 272 students
  • Helen Steiner Rice Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4500 Tacoma Ave
    Lorain, OH 44055
    (440)240-1220

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Larkmoor Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1201 Nebraska
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)288-3203

    Grades: PK-5 | 406 students
  • Longfellow Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    305 Louisiana Ave
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)246-1020

    Grades: 6-8 | 387 students
  • Lorain High School Math: 22% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2600 Ashland Ave
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)282-9191

    Grades: 9-12 | 2001 students
  • New Beginnings Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    307 W 7th St
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)277-8157

    Grades: 7-12 | 172 students
  • Palm Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2319 E 34th St
    Lorain, OH 44055
    (440)277-1240

    Grades: K-5 | 269 students
  • Southview Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2321 Fairless Dr
    Lorain, OH 44055
    (440)830-4280

    Grades: 6-8 | 430 students
  • Stevan Dohanos Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1625 E 32nd St
    Lorain, OH 44055
    (440)277-1008

    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
  • Toni Wofford Morrison Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1830 40th St
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)960-7008

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Washington Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1025 W 23rd St
    Lorain, OH 44052
    (440)246-2187

    Grades: K-5 | 276 students
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