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Avg. test scores 10%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 54%

Hammond school information

IndexHammondIndianaNational
Average Test Scores54%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:122:116:1
Total public schools211,75579,221
Total private schools867524,874
Total post-secondary schools21417,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hammond are 10% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 21 public schools in Hammond
  • 76.0% of people in Hammond have completed 8th grade
  • 74.1% of people in Hammond have completed high school
  • 14.0% of people in Hammond have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hammond

      IndexHammondIndianaNational
      Completed 8th grade76.0%84.6%84.3%
      Completed high school74.1%82.9%83.0%
      Completed some college43.4%53.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.7%33.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.0%24.6%30.3%
      Completed masters4.1%8.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.8%2.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.0%1.3%

      Hammond, IN School Districts

      • Hammond School City

      There are a total of 21 public schools, 8 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Hammond. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hammond, IN schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Hammond, IN, an average of 76.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.1% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Winfield, IN5,23385%73%
      Munster, IN23,10383%69%
      Crown Point, IN28,74383%69%
      Lakes of the Four Seasons, IN6,93282%67%
      St. John, IN15,77779%60%
      Hammond, IN78,34954%10%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bloomington, IL78,36831%37%
      St. George, UT78,57348%2%
      Deerfield Beach, FL78,64235%28%
      Silver Spring, MD78,03834%31%
      Kennewick, WA77,97544%10%
      Hammond, IN78,34954%10%
      Source: The Hammond, IN education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.