Douglas Macarthur Elementary School



Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 76
2 80
3 75
4 80
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cedar Lake, IN in the Crown Point Community School Corporation. It enrolls 462 students in grades 1st through 12th. Douglas Macarthur Elementary School is the 504th largest public school in Indiana and the 25,661st largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 462
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,661st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 504th out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 310th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 327th out of 1,115

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Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 241
(52%)
2,844
(52%)
 Female 221
(48%)
2,666
(48%)

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 400
(87%)
4,381
(80%)
 Hispanic 43
(9%)
708
(13%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
151
(3%)
 Black 5
(1%)
129
(2%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
128
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 273
(59%)
4,326
(79%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 155
(34%)
913
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(7%)
271
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, Douglas Macarthur Elementary School is ranked 639th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Douglas Macarthur Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.1%. 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.

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 521
2006 465
2007 375
2008 389
2009 420
2010 479
2011 464
2012 472
2013 470
2014 476
2015 462

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 N/A
2007 14.6
2008 15.8
2009 15.5
2010 18
2011 13.3
2012 16.9
2013 16.2
2014 17
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39731285988484
2006 0.45806451612903
2007 0.45333333333333
2008 0.48071979434447
2009 0.4952380952381
2010 0.45093945720251
2011 0.45043103448276
2012 0.45550847457627
2013 0.46170212765957
2014 0.46008403361345
2015 0.40909090909091

Compare Douglas Macarthur Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.9%
 
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Douglas Macarthur Elementary School
Cedar Lake, IN
Public KG - 05 462 16.5:1  
Jane Ball Elementary School
Cedar Lake, IN
Public KG - 05 479 22.8:1 2 miles
Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School
Crown Point, IN
Public PK - 05 616 18.1:1 3 miles
Lake Street Elementary School
Crown Point, IN
Public KG - 05 522 17.4:1 3 miles
Hanover Central Middle School
Cedar Lake, IN
Public 06 - 08 486 23.1:1 3 miles
Trinity Lutheran School
Crown Point, IN
Private PK - 08 253 18:1 4 miles
Timothy Ball Elementary School
Crown Point, IN
Public KG - 05 498 17.8:1 4 miles
St Mary Catholic Community School
Crown Point, IN
Private PK - 08 503 20:1 4 miles
Colonel John Wheeler Middle School
Crown Point, IN
Public 06 - 09 908 18.5:1 4 miles
Solon Robinson Elementary School
Crown Point, IN
Public KG - 05 500 19.2:1 4 miles
Robert Taft Middle School
Crown Point, IN
Public 06 - 08 994 20.7:1 4 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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