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 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (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

5,874 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

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)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
48%
55%
49%
58%
46%
57%
48%
55%
49%
58%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

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) 82.5% 70.5%
Black 2.2% 13.5%
Hispanic 13.8% 13.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.8% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.2% 40.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 7.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,178 $30,249,876 43.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $412 $2,406,904 3.4%
Staff $421 $2,459,482 3.5%
General Administration $107 $625,094 0.9%
School Administration $479 $2,798,318 4.0%
Operation $1,448 $8,459,216 12.1%
Transportation $630 $3,680,460 5.3%
Other $279 $1,629,918 2.3%
Total Support $3,776 $22,059,392 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,025 $17,672,050 25.3%
Total Expenditures $11,979 $69,981,318 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $5,950,874,179 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $488 $514,083,570 4.2%
Staff $385 $405,634,139 3.3%
General Administration $195 $205,618,980 1.7%
School Administration $626 $660,314,164 5.4%
Operation $1,093 $1,152,071,943 9.5%
Transportation $594 $626,646,766 5.2%
Other $248 $261,830,185 2.2%
Total Support $3,630 $3,826,200,550 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,229 $2,349,225,227 19.4%
Total Expenditures $11,504 $12,126,298,541 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%