Joseph Hess Elementary School Hammond, IN 46323


Joseph Hess Elementary School - School Profile

School Directory Information (2019-2020 school year)

Physical Address:

Mailing Address:

Phone: (219) 989-7355

Grade Span: (grades PK - 5)

PK KG 1 2 3 4 5                     
District Name: School City of Hammond

Type: Regular
Status: Operational

Charter: No

Supervisory Union #: N/A

School Details (2018-2019 school year)
County: Lake County
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Locale: Large Suburb (over 250,000)

Magnet: No

Total Students: 632
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 30
Student/Teacher Ratio: 21.1

Enrollment Characteristics (2018-2019 school year)

Enrollment by Grade:

PK KG 1 2 3 4 5
69 97 78 96 94 108 90

Enrollment by Gender:

Male 339
Female 293

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity:

American Indian or Alaska Native 2
Asian 2
Black or African American 252
Hispanic/Latino 233
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0
Not Specified 0
Two or more races 34
White 109
Direct Certification1: 324
Free lunch qualified1: 427
Reduced-price lunch qualified1: 67
Note: Details may not add to totals.

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