Hammond High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
19.0
Algebra Proficiency
2.3
English Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 923 Students
  • 54 Teachers

Hammond High School
5926 CALUMET AVE
HAMMOND, IN 46320

Phone: (219) 933-2442

District: School City Of Hammond

Overview

At Hammond High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hammond High School is 35 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 92 percent. Hammond High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the School City Of Hammond.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 923
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 92%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 83%
Full-Time Teachers 54

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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 41%
Proficient in Algebra 26%
College Readiness Index 19.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 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 5,232
Proficient in English (district average) 47%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 45%
College Readiness (district average) 13.1

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