PROFICIENCY 33% 51% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
40%Gary Community School Corp

Glen Park Academy For Excel In Lrn is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Gary Community School Corp" in Gary, IN. There are a total of 790 students and 24 teachers at Glen Park Academy For Excel In Lrn, for a student to teacher ratio of 33 to 1. There are a total of 664 free lunch students and 4 reduced lunch students.

Glen Park Academy For Excel In Lrn has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 32.5%, which is 51% lower than the Indiana average.


Student/Teacher ratio33:1
Free lunch664
Reduced lunch4


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Glen Park Academy For Excel In Lrn, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

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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Glen Park Academy For Excel In Lrn race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 0.9% 0.8% 71.5% 51.1%
African American 93.5% 94.0% 11.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.1% 2.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.8% 1.5% 10.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.8% 3.5% 4.4% 3.1%

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Gary demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,56618091
Median age38.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)40%56%55%
Speak English95%92%79%
Speak Spanish3%5%13%

Education level achieved in Gary

Completed 8th grade81.3%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school79.6%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college48.0%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.4%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.7%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters4.9%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.0%1.3%
Source: The Glen Park Academy For Excel In Lrn data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.