Joseph Hess Elementary School

3640 Orchard Dr, Hammond, IN 46323 | (219) 989-7355
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 701
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School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 701
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 341 (48.6%)
  • Females: 319 (45.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 71 (10.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 404 (57.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 475 (67.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Joseph Hess Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.4%
Black22532.1%
Asian60.9%
Hispanic21130.1%
White21530.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Joseph Hess Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten7210.3%
Kindergarten7610.8%
1st Grade10314.7%
2nd Grade9814.0%
3rd Grade11316.1%
4th Grade10915.5%
5th Grade13018.5%
Source: IN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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