East Chicago Central High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1401 East 144th Street
East Chicago, IN 46312
Phone
(219) 391-4000
District
SCHOOL CITY OF EAST CHICAGO
County
LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1236
Classroom Teachers
74

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

1

(10 is best)

Better than 9.5% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

East Chicago Central High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 46
Proficiency in Reading 32 57
Proficiency in Math 11 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.70
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.65
AVG FOR STATE 17.45
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 324 26.2%
Grade 10 334 27.0%
Grade 11 288 23.3%
Grade 12 290 23.5%
Total 1236 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 1.6% 1.5% 71.8%
Black 48.7% 49.0% 13.2%
Hispanic 49.7% 49.4% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 0.1% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 84.4% 85.0% 46.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 80.3% 81.9% 39.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.0% 3.1% 7.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 28,728 6,691,878
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,350.5 185
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.9% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.6% 20.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.0% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.2% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.3% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,256 2,546,726
Single Parent Households With Children 24.6% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 72.1% 88.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 8.6% 25.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 0.9% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 5.5% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.1% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.2% 19.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.6% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 25.5% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 24.2% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,456 $26,488,880 44.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $736 $3,573,280 5.9%
Staff $760 $3,689,800 6.1%
General Administration $167 $810,785 1.3%
School Administration $800 $3,884,000 6.5%
Operation $1,725 $8,374,875 13.9%
Transportation $482 $2,340,110 3.9%
Other $832 $4,039,360 6.7%
Total Support $5,501 $26,707,355 44.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,432 $6,952,360 11.6%
Total Expenditures $12,389 $60,148,595 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,571 $5,832,778,994 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $462 $483,356,437 4.1%
Staff $376 $393,989,155 3.3%
General Administration $200 $209,226,232 1.8%
School Administration $612 $640,322,023 5.4%
Operation $1,096 $1,148,061,426 9.7%
Transportation $581 $608,366,070 5.1%
Other $252 $264,101,690 2.2%
Total Support $3,579 $3,747,256,048 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,169 $2,271,124,578 19.2%
Total Expenditures $11,319 $11,851,201,696 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%