Lew Wallace (Sci-Tech-Eng-Math) Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
3.1
Algebra Proficiency
2.2
English Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 964 Students
  • 87 Teachers

Lew Wallace (Sci-Tech-Eng-Math)
415 WEST 45TH AVE
GARY, IN 46408

Phone: (219) 980-6305

District: Gary Community School Corp

Overview

At Lew Wallace (Sci-Tech-Eng-Math), students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Lew Wallace (Sci-Tech-Eng-Math) is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Lew Wallace (Sci-Tech-Eng-Math) is 1 of 4 high schools in the Gary Community School Corp.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 964
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 79%
Full-Time Teachers 87

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 40%
Proficient in Algebra 19%
College Readiness Index 3.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 4
Total Students 4,193
Proficient in English (district average) 51%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 23%
College Readiness (district average) 4.2

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Nearby Schools

Lew Wallace (Sci-Tech-Eng-Math) is 1 of 4 schools in the Gary Community School Corp.

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