Laporte Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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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 [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
304 East 18th Street
La Porte, IN 46350
Phone
(219) 324-1370
District
LAPORTE COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP
County
LAPORTE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
894
Classroom Teachers
71

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

No Data

(10 is best)

Better than ×% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

No Data

(10 is best)

Laporte Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
No Data
47%
No Data
49%
No Data
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
13
16
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 460 51.5%
Grade 8 434 48.5%
Total 894 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.7% 79.9% 69.7%
Black 1.8% 3.1% 13.6%
Hispanic 18.5% 16.3% 13.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.4% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.6% 58.2% 48.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.0% 47.6% 40.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.6% 10.6% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 38,118 6,732,219
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 220.4 186
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.0% 20.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.0% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.1% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 18.2% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,572 2,570,419
Single Parent Households With Children 12.9% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.2% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 26.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.1% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.1% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.6% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.4% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.7% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.9% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 8.2% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,948 $39,098,000 54.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $640 $4,205,000 5.9%
Staff $222 $1,461,000 2.0%
General Administration $106 $694,000 1.0%
School Administration $424 $2,789,000 3.9%
Operation $1,348 $8,863,000 12.4%
Transportation $511 $3,357,000 4.7%
Other $223 $1,469,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,475 $22,838,000 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,467 $9,645,000 13.5%
Total Expenditures $10,890 $71,581,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,821 $6,105,891,000 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $521 $546,818,000 4.4%
Staff $388 $406,803,000 3.3%
General Administration $209 $218,789,000 1.8%
School Administration $652 $683,443,000 5.5%
Operation $1,121 $1,176,425,000 9.5%
Transportation $623 $653,466,000 5.3%
Other $247 $259,323,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,761 $3,945,067,000 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,253 $2,363,236,000 19.0%
Total Expenditures $11,834 $12,414,194,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%