Benjamin Banneker Achievement Center is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Gary Community School Corp" in Gary, IN. There are a total of 518 students and 26 teachers at Benjamin Banneker Achievement Center, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 312 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.
Benjamin Banneker Achievement Center has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 59.0%, which is 11% lower than the Indiana average.
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Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Benjamin Banneker Achievement Center, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||0.6%||1.5%||10.1%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.0%||0.1%||0.3%||1.2%|
|Wm A Wirt/emerson Vpa||48%||0.8||Gary, IN|
|Jacques Marquette Elementary School||32%||0.8||Gary, IN|
|Charter School Of The Dunes||36%||1.0||Gary, IN|
|Virgil I Bailey Elementary School||72%||2.1||Lake Station, IN|
|Thomas A Edison Jr-sr High School||59%||2.2||Lake Station, IN|
|Carl J Polk Elementary School||65%||2.7||Lake Station, IN|
|Neighbors' New Vistas High School||50%||3.2||Portage, IN|
|Alexander Hamilton Elementary School||65%||3.2||Lake Station, IN|
|John I Meister Elementary School||75%||3.6||Hobart, IN|
|William Fegely Middle School||63%||3.6||Portage, IN|
|Crisman Elementary School||73%||3.7||Portage, IN|
|Wallace Aylesworth Elementary||68%||3.9||Portage, IN|
|Population density (sq mi)||1,566||180||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||40%||56%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||81.3%||84.6%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||79.6%||82.9%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||48.0%||53.8%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||21.4%||33.0%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||1.0%||2.4%||3.3%|