Calumet High School

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3900 Calhoun St

Gary, IN 46408

(219) 838-6990

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 669

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

22 Parent Reviews for Calumet High School

This school is not what it used to be. I had to get tutors for my child outside of the school for math and her grade excelled to and "A" from "F" now I understand why those two math teachers aren't there anymore.. Now this year its a district thing with them!! REALLY CALUMET

Posted by a parent on 08/04/14

Can't wait for the last year to be over with!!! To much unnecessary stuff going on!!

Posted by a parent on 08/19/13

It's a teachers job to teach.... It's a parent job to PARENT! Teachers should not have to discipline the children. The biggest problem with this community is the parents! The parents do not care about their kids letting them bike around town bullying and vandalizing. Calumet is a terrific facility with ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/08/12

There is nothing good at calumet high school,the teachers are rude ,demeaning they need to go get an education their self they cant explain high tech my daughter ask question they cant answer , they tend to give a hard time to kids doing well and turn their head to the bad ones and dont do anything ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/01/11

I think this is a great school. They are moving in the New Tech Direction. The teachers are very driven and the students are trying very hard to adjust to the New Tech Model.

Posted by a teacher on 11/03/10

I dislike this school so much. There is no discipline involved and even teachers dont get in trouble for saying inappropriate things.

Posted by a student on 11/25/09

Here's the deal. Calumet is a great school. we may not have the best test scores, the finest things, or even the most successful sports teams, but we try and that is what matters. With great teachers like: Mr. Alb, Mr. Wadkins, Mr. Trevino, Mrs. Weirzbecki, and many others that put their hearts into ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/27/09

I think Calumet is an o.k. school. I mean ya we don't have all the nice things other schools have but who cares. As long as the teachers aren't rude people then the school is great. No not all the people in this school get along, but other then that the people here are fine. As long as you follow the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/28/09

I am a current senior at Calumet and I have read all of the reviews which can seem very misleading to someone who has not been around Calumet for a number of years. We have a new principal now named Mr. Freeman who puts his heart and soul into leading our school. He is a phenomenal person. Then there ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/09/08

I think the School Is just Fine infact Its one of the best In the are. I have never gone into a School And when the students are asked Do you think theres a racial Problem they Laughed and no one! raised there hands I have never seen More students get along in one grouping sure there is some teasing ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/01/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Calumet High School

ECA* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Calumet High School
Lake Ridge Schools
* 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.

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Gary schools — Calumet High School is located at 3900 Calhoun St, Gary IN 46408. 3900 Calhoun St is in the 46408 ZIP code in Gary, IN The school district for Calumet High School is the Lake Ridge Schools. Calumet High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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