East Chicago, IN
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East Chicago 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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School City Of East Chicago School District Details

School City Of East Chicago School District
1401 E 144th Street
East Chicago, IN 46312

5,067 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

School City Of East Chicago 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
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
2001 E 135th St
East Chicago, IN, 46312
PK-06
Benjamin Harrison Elementary School
4411 Magoun
East Chicago, IN, 46312
PK-06
Carrie Gosch Elementary School
455 E 148th St
East Chicago, IN, 46312
PK-08
East Chicago Central High School
1401 East 144th Street
East Chicago, IN, 46312
09-12
George Washington Elementary School
2400 Cardinal Drive
East Chicago, IN, 46312
PK-06
Joseph Block Middle School
2700 Cardinal Dr
East Chicago, IN, 46312
07-08
West Side Middle School
4001 Indianapolis Blvd
East Chicago, IN, 46312
07-08
William Mckinley Elementary School
4825 Magoun Ave
East Chicago, IN, 46312
PK-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 1.7% 73.6%
Black 51.1% 12.8%
Hispanic 47.1% 11.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.5% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 90.3% 41.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 7.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,971 $30,105,782 43.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $749 $3,776,458 5.4%
Staff $620 $3,126,040 4.5%
General Administration $151 $761,342 1.1%
School Administration $849 $4,280,658 6.1%
Operation $1,797 $9,060,474 12.9%
Transportation $516 $2,601,672 3.7%
Other $1,955 $9,857,110 14.1%
Total Support $6,638 $33,468,796 47.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,275 $6,428,550 9.2%
Total Expenditures $13,884 $70,003,128 100.0%
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%