Charter School of the Dunes

860 North Lake St, Gary, IN 46403 | (219) 939-9690
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 342
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 860 N Lake St, Gary, IN 46403
  • Principal or Admin: Conkle Deborah
  • Fax: (219) 939-9031
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 342
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 20.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 167 (48.8%)
  • Females: 162 (47.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (4.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 247 (72.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 261 (76.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Charter School of the Dunes Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black31792.7%
Asian--
Hispanic10.3%
White113.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Charter School of the Dunes
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6619.3%
1st Grade339.6%
2nd Grade4112.0%
3rd Grade4112.0%
4th Grade4011.7%
5th Grade349.9%
6th Grade3710.8%
7th Grade257.3%
8th Grade257.3%
Source: IN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Charter School of the Dunes

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 30, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Charter school of the dunes is an awesum school! The staff members are friendly and loving people. The studies for the children are excellent and each class represents a college so it puts the kids standards above most. We Love it! The only problem I have with the school is that I have to transport my child. I am a single mom that attends school full-time and our school times are the same. Which means I am late most of the time. Overall this school is one to look into.:}

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