School Details

Hanover Central Middle School

10631 West 141st Avenue, Cedar Lake, IN 46303
(219) 374-3500
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 544 students 26 students/teacher (IN avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

79%
79%
78%
83%
83%
84%
76%
76%
69%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hanover Community School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

77%
77%
74%
74%
74%
81%
74%
76%
69%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hanover Community School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

82%
82%
76%
83%
83%
81%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hanover Community School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

100%
74%
70%

End-Of-Course (ECA)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the End-of-Course (ECA) assessment to test students in middle and high school in Algebra I, Biology I, and English 10. The ECA is a criterion-referenced assessment developed specifically for students completing their instruction in Algebra I, Biology I, or English 10. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hanover Community School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Hanover Central Middle School is a public middle school in Cedar Lake. The principal of Hanover Central Middle School is Mr Tony Hiatt. 544 children attend Hanover Central Middle School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 2% of the Hanover Central Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 29% of the 544 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Hanover Central Middle School is 26:1. Hal E Clark Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 84% 85%
Multiracial 3% 4%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 1%
Hispanic 10% 9%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.7% 0.4%
Asian 0.7% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 29% 28%
Limited English proficiency 2% 2%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This school is horrible. Its overcrowded and too much bullying and the staff does nothing about it. Saint John needs to build their own school. What happened to back when it was 2005 and it was just Cedar Lake kids? Maybe if it was just Cedar Lake kids attending this school It would be better.

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