Westchester Intermediate School



Westchester Intermediate School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westchester Intermediate School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 268
6 288
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westchester Intermediate School is a public elementary school located in Chesterton, IN in the Duneland School Corporation. It enrolls 556 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 556
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 23

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Westchester Intermediate School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 288
(52%)
1,521
(51%)
 Female 268
(48%)
1,433
(49%)

Westchester Intermediate School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 462
(83%)
2,471
(84%)
 Hispanic 44
(8%)
293
(10%)
 Two or More 28
(5%)
116
(4%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
33
(1%)
 Black 11
(2%)
38
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Westchester Intermediate School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 368
(66%)
2,055
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 136
(24%)
715
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(9%)
184
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Westchester Intermediate School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.8%) is lower than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Westchester Intermediate School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 490
2006 524
2007 526
2008 513
2009 528
2010 560
2011 560
2012 556

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.8
2006 N/A
2007 23.5
2008 22.8
2009 20.2
2010 25.8
2011 20
2012 24.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24081632653061
2006 0.24618320610687
2007 0.24144486692015
2008 0.20857699805068
2009 0.36931818181818
2010 0.33214285714286
2011 0.31428571428571
2012 0.33812949640288

Compare Westchester Intermediate School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,420.0% 24.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.8%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Westchester Intermediate School
Chesterton, IN
Public 05 - 06 556 24.2:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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