Chesterton, IN
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Chesterton Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Duneland School Corporation School District Details

Duneland School Corporation School District
601 W Morgan Ave
Chesterton, IN 46304

5,767 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Duneland School Corporation School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Indiana

(10 is best)

Better than of IN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bailly Elementary School
800 S 5th St
Chesterton, IN, 46304
KG-04
Brummitt Elementary School
2500 Indian Boundary
Chesterton, IN, 46304
KG-04
Chesterton Middle School
651 W Morgan Ave
Chesterton, IN, 46304
07-08
Chesterton Senior High School
2125 S 11th St
Chesterton, IN, 46304
09-12
Jackson Elementary School
811 N 400 E
Valparaiso, IN, 46383
KG-04
Liberty Elementary School
50 1 W 900 N
Chesterton, IN, 46304
KG-04
Liberty Intermediate School
50 W 900 N
Chesterton, IN, 46304
05-06
Newton Yost Elementary School
100 W Beam St
Porter, IN, 46304
KG-04
Westchester Intermediate School
1050 S 5th St
Chesterton, IN, 46304
05-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.5% 73.6%
Black 1.8% 12.8%
Hispanic 10.2% 11.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.1% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.0% 41.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.0% 7.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,416 $26,058,816 42.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $329 $1,941,429 3.1%
Staff $358 $2,112,558 3.4%
General Administration $95 $560,595 0.9%
School Administration $411 $2,425,311 3.9%
Operation $1,257 $7,417,557 12.0%
Transportation $637 $3,758,937 6.1%
Other $295 $1,740,795 2.8%
Total Support $3,382 $19,957,182 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,671 $15,761,571 25.5%
Total Expenditures $10,469 $61,777,569 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,378 $5,604,632,737 49.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $434 $452,068,113 4.0%
Staff $345 $359,441,582 3.2%
General Administration $189 $197,340,514 1.7%
School Administration $574 $597,768,831 5.3%
Operation $1,064 $1,108,782,636 9.8%
Transportation $585 $610,047,930 5.4%
Other $358 $373,255,701 3.3%
Total Support $3,549 $3,698,814,054 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,953 $2,035,774,504 18.0%
Total Expenditures $10,880 $11,339,133,389 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%