Rensselaer, IN
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Rensselaer 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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Rensselaer Central School Corp School District Details

Rensselaer Central School Corp School District
900 E Washington St
Rensselaer, IN 47978

1,662 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Rensselaer Central School Corp 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
Rensselaer Central High School
1106 E Grace St
Rensselaer, IN, 47978
09-12
Rensselaer Central Primary School
1144 N Melville St
Rensselaer, IN, 47978
PK-05
Rensselaer Middle School
1106 Bomber Blvd
Rensselaer, IN, 47978
06-08
Van Rensselaer Elementary School
902 E Washington
Rensselaer, IN, 47978
03-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.9% 73.6%
Black 0.2% 12.8%
Hispanic 8.4% 11.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.2% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.3% 41.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.9% 7.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,932 $8,310,420 45.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $276 $465,060 2.6%
Staff $277 $466,745 2.6%
General Administration $339 $571,215 3.1%
School Administration $647 $1,090,195 6.0%
Operation $1,189 $2,003,465 11.0%
Transportation $437 $736,345 4.0%
Other $72 $121,320 0.7%
Total Support $3,237 $5,454,345 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,647 $4,460,195 24.5%
Total Expenditures $10,817 $18,226,645 100.0%
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%

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