Virgil I Bailey Elementary School

  • Virgil I Bailey Elementary School serves 384 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Virgil I Bailey Elementary School operates within the Lake Station Community s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 384 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students384 students
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeVirgil I Bailey Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2002)
Hispanic
37%
11%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
12%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Black Students (1998-2015)
White
55%
70%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsVirgil I Bailey 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.
0.560.49
Virgil I Bailey 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.
72%
41%
Virgil I Bailey 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.
7%
8%
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lake Station Community s School District's student population of 1,449 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,661 in this district is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,188 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameLake Station Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed1,4491,465
Lake Station Community s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$18 MM$19 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$16 MM$16 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,661$12,273
Lake Station Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,188$10,163
Lake Station Community 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

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