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

1,637 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

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)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
48%
48%
52%
49%
43%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

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
05-08
Van Rensselaer Elementary School
902 E Washington
Rensselaer, IN, 47978
02-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.6% 70.5%
Black 0.3% 13.5%
Hispanic 12.4% 13.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.3% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.0% 40.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.3% 7.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,498 $10,910,142 48.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,772 $2,975,188 13.2%
Staff $342 $574,218 2.5%
General Administration $316 $530,564 2.4%
School Administration $662 $1,111,498 4.9%
Operation $1,282 $2,152,478 9.6%
Transportation $417 $700,143 3.1%
Other $16 $26,864 0.1%
Total Support $4,808 $8,072,632 35.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,112 $3,546,048 15.7%
Total Expenditures $13,418 $22,528,822 100.0%
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%