2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Algebra Proficiency
- English Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 06–12 Grades
- 466 Students
- 32 Teachers
Wm A Wirt/Emerson Vpa
210 NORTH GRAND BLVD
GARY, IN 46403
Phone: (219) 938-1161
District: Gary Community School Corp
At Wm A Wirt/Emerson Vpa, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Wm A Wirt/Emerson Vpa is 15 percent. The student body makeup is 40 percent male and 60 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 98 percent. Wm A Wirt/Emerson Vpa is 1 of 4 high schools in the Gary Community School Corp.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||98%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||71%|
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||49%|
|Proficient in Algebra||76%|
|College Readiness Index||4.8|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||06 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in English (district average)||31%|
|Proficient in Algebra (district average)||35%|
|College Readiness (district average)||4.1|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.