Donald E Gavit Mdl/High Sch Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
15.2
Algebra Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 1,612 Students
  • 95 Teachers

Donald E Gavit Mdl/High Sch
1670 175TH ST
HAMMOND, IN 46324

Phone: (219) 989-7328

District: School City Of Hammond

Overview

At Donald E Gavit Mdl/High Sch, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Donald E Gavit Mdl/High Sch is 33 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 75 percent. Donald E Gavit Mdl/High Sch is 1 of 4 high schools in the School City Of Hammond.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 1,612
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 75%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 77%
Full-Time Teachers 95

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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 64%
Proficient in Algebra 78%
College Readiness Index 15.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 5,115
Proficient in English (district average) 48%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 55%
College Readiness (district average) 12.4

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Nearby Schools

Donald E Gavit Mdl/High Sch is 1 of 4 schools in the School City Of Hammond.

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