William A Wirt Senior High School (Closed 2010)

  • William A Wirt Senior High School served 719 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students719 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of William A Wirt Senior High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in William A Wirt Senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in William A Wirt Senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
97%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in William A Wirt Senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
1%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in William A Wirt Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William A Wirt Senior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.060.51
This chart display the diversity score of William A Wirt Senior High School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in William A Wirt Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in William A Wirt Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGary Community School Corp School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to William A Wirt Senior High School is Wm A Wirt/emerson Vpa (0.1 miles away)
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