Public Schools in Lake County, Indiana

There are 155 Public Schools in Lake County, Indiana, serving a population of 488,694 people in an area of 499 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,152 people, and 1 Public School per 3 square miles.

In Indiana, Lake County is ranked 69th of 92 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 2nd of 92 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Lake County Public Schools

Find Lake County, 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

Abraham Lincoln Elementary School 2001 East 135th Street East Chicago, IN

Abraham Lincoln Elementary School 4221 Towle Avenue Hammond, IN

Abraham Lincoln Elementary School 3551 Block Avenue East Chicago, IN

Alexander Hamilton Elementary School 2900 Lake Street Lake Station, IN

Allen J Warren Elementary School 2901 100th Street Highland, IN

Area Career Center 5727 Sohl Avenue Hammond, IN

Aspire Charter Academy 4900 West 15th Avenue Gary, IN

Bailly Preparatory Academy 4621 Georgia Street Gary, IN

Beiriger Elementary School 601 North Lillian Street Griffith, IN

Benjamin Banneker Achievement Center 301 Parke Street Gary, IN

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School 2400 Cardinal Drive East Chicago, IN

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School 1000 116th Street Whiting, IN

Benjamin Harrison Elementary School 4411 Magoun Avenue East Chicago, 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

Campagna Academy 7403 Cline Avenue Schererville, IN

Carl J Polk Elementary School 2460 Vermillion Street Lake Station, IN

Carrie Gosch Elementary School 455 East 148th Street East Chicago, IN

Charles N Scott Middle School 3635 173rd Street Hammond, IN

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

Charter School Of The Dunes 7300 Melton Road Gary, IN

Colonel John Wheeler Middle School 401 West Joliet Street Crown Point, IN

Columbia Elementary School 1238 Michigan Street Hammond, IN

Crown Point High School 1500 South Main Street Crown Point, IN

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

Daniel Webster Elementary School 3720 Pierce Street Gary, IN

Donald E Gavit Middle/High School 1670 175th Street Hammond, IN

Douglas Macarthur Elementary School 12900 Fairbanks Street Cedar Lake, IN

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

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

Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School 1450 South Main Street Crown Point, IN

Eagle Park Community School 2150 West 97th Place Crown Point, IN

East Chicago Central High School 1401 East 144th Street East Chicago, IN

East Chicago Lighthouse 3916 Pulaski Street East Chicago, IN

East Chicago Lighthouse School 1100 West Columbus Drive East Chicago, IN

East Chicago Urban Enterprise Acad 1402 East Chicago Avenue East Chicago, IN

East Clarendon Middle/High School 1402 East Chicago Avenue East Chicago, IN

Edgar L Miller Elementary School 5901 Waite Street Merrillville, IN

Eldon Ready Elementary School 1345 North Broad Street Griffith, IN

Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School 600 North Jay Avenue Griffith, IN

Ernest R Elliott Elementary School 8718 White Oak Avenue Munster, IN

Frank H Hammond Elementary School 1301 Fran-lin Parkway Munster, IN

Frank O'Bannon Elementary School 1317 173rd Street Hammond, 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

About Lake County Public Schools

Lake County 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 Lake County, 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:
  • Lake County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Lake County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Lake County Public School Statistics

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

Lake County Public School Enrollment
 Lake CountyIndiana
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment5,694 (69.7%)54,163 (54.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment5,537 (86.6%)73,634 (86.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)23,533 (87.3%)312,521 (87.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)23,943 (89.1%)312,022 (87.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)25,164 (89.3%)323,653 (89.9%)
Lake County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Lake CountyIndiana
Less than 9th Grade Education13,928 (4.3%)167,020 (3.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)25,075 (7.7%)343,773 (7.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)113,733 (34.8%)1,474,872 (33.8%)