Public Schools in Gary, Indiana

There are 41 Public Schools in Gary, Indiana, serving a population of 77,416 people in an area of 50 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,888 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Indiana, Gary is ranked 333rd of 865 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 315th of 865 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Gary Public Schools

Find Gary, Indiana public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


21st Century Charter Sch Of Gary 556 Washington Street Gary, IN

21st Century Charter School of Gary 556 Washington Street Gary, IN

Aspire Charter Academy 4900 West 15th Avenue Gary, IN

Bailly Preparatory Academy 4621 Georgia Street Gary, IN

Benjamin Banneker Achievement Center 301 Parke Street Gary, IN

Beveridge Elementary School 1234 Cleveland Street Gary, IN

Brunswick Elementary School 5701 West 7th Avenue Gary, IN

Calumet High School 3900 Calhoun Street Gary, IN

Calumet New Tech High School 3900 Calhoun Street Gary, IN

Charter School Of The Dunes 7300 Melton Road Gary, IN

Charter School Of The Dunes 860 North Lake Street Gary, IN

Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School 1320 East 19th Avenue Gary, IN

Daniel Webster Elementary School 3720 Pierce Street Gary, IN

Dr Bernard C Watson Acad For Boys 2065 Mississippi Street Gary, IN

Dunbar-Pulaski Academic & Career 920 East 19th Avenue Gary, IN

Frankie W McCullough Academy For Girls 1110 West 21st Avenue Gary, IN

Frankie W Mccullough Acad For Girl 3757 West 21st Avenue Gary, IN

Gary Career Center 1800 East 35th Avenue Gary, IN

Gary Lighthouse Charter School 3201 Pierce Street Gary, IN

Gary Middle College 556 Washington Street Gary, IN

Glen Park Acad For Excel In Learning 5002 Madison Street Gary, IN

Grissom Elementary School 7201 West 25th Avenue Gary, IN

Hosford Park New Tech Elementary 4735 Arthur Street Gary, IN

Jacques Marquette Elementary School 6401 Hemlock Avenue Gary, IN

Jefferson Elementary School 601 Jackson Street Gary, IN

KIPP Lead Middle School 6060 Miller Avenue Gary, IN

Lake Ridge Middle School 3601 West 41st Avenue Gary, IN

Lake Ridge New Tech Middle School 3601 West 41st Avenue Gary, IN

Lew Wallace High School 415 West 45th Avenue Gary, IN

Lincoln City Career Technical High School 1988 Polk Street Gary, IN

Longfellow Elementary School 45th St & Calhoun St Gary, IN

Martin Luther King School Alt 1800 East 35th Avenue Gary, IN

Mary M Bethune Early Child Dev Center 2367 East 21st Avenue Gary, IN

New Tech Innovative Institute 1800 East 35th Avenue Gary, IN

New Tech at Roosevelt Car & Tech School 730 West 25th Avenue Gary, IN

Thea Bowman Leadership Academy 975 West 6th Avenue Gary, IN

Theodore Roosevelt Car & Tech Acad 730 West 25th Avenue Gary, IN

West Gate Elementary School 725 Clark Road Gary, IN

West Side Leadership Academy 9th & Gerry St Gary, IN

West Side Leadership Academy 9Th & Gerry St Gary, IN

Wm A Wirt/Emerson Vpa 210 North Grand Boulevard Gary, IN

About Gary Public Schools

Gary Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Gary, IN. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Indiana, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Gary Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Gary school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Gary Public School Statistics

Find Gary Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Gary Public School Enrollment
 GaryLake County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment1,303 (89.9%)5,694 (69.7%)
Kindergarten Enrollment792 (88.9%)5,537 (86.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)3,480 (82.8%)23,533 (87.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)4,040 (91.3%)23,943 (89.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)4,189 (92.6%)25,164 (89.3%)
Gary Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 GaryLake County
Less than 9th Grade Education2,197 (4.3%)13,928 (4.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)5,482 (10.8%)25,075 (7.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)18,526 (36.5%)113,733 (34.8%)