East Chicago Central High School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
17
Grades
9-12
Students
1,176
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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English
54%
State avg: 79%
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Biology I
4%
State avg: 44%
Algebra I
56%
State avg: 70%
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2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


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Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
73%
State avg: 89%
AP course participation
12%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
13%
State avg: 53%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
50%
Hispanic
47%
White
2%
Two or more races
1%
Asian
<1%
Native American or Native Alaskan
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
407 :1
State avg: 552 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
41%
State avg: 15%
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Neighborhood
1100 West Columbus Drive
East Chicago, IN 46312
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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