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Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 75%

Lake Station school information

IndexLake StationIndianaNational
Average Test Scores60%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:122:116:1
Total public schools61,75579,221
Total private schools267524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1417,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake Station are 22% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Lake Station
  • 72.8% of people in Lake Station have completed 8th grade
  • 70.7% of people in Lake Station have completed high school
  • 7.4% of people in Lake Station have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lake Station

      IndexLake StationIndianaNational
      Completed 8th grade72.8%84.6%84.3%
      Completed high school70.7%82.9%83.0%
      Completed some college31.9%53.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree13.5%33.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors7.4%24.6%30.3%
      Completed masters2.2%8.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%2.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.0%1.3%

      Lake Station, IN School Districts

      • Lake Station Community Schools
      • River Forest Community School Corporation

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake Station. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Station, IN schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Lake Station, IN, an average of 72.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.7% 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%
      Valparaiso, IN32,27180%64%
      Lake Station, IN12,19960%22%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Arkansas City, KS12,19834%31%
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      South Miami, FL12,20779%60%
      Riverview, MI12,20841%17%
      Lake Station, IN12,19960%22%
      Source: The Lake Station, 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.