Lima Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Lima


Bath Local School District Details

Bath Local School District
2650 Bible Rd
Lima, OH 45801

1,721 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Bath Local School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

100 80 60 40 20 0
78%
64%
77%
65%
78%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bath Elementary School
2450 Bible Rd
Lima, OH, 45801
KG-05
Bath High School
2850 Bible Rd
Lima, OH, 45801
09-12
Bath Middle School
2700 Bible Rd
Lima, OH, 45801
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.3% 72.2%
Black 4.5% 17.9%
Hispanic 3.8% 6.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.2% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.0% 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.2% 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,598 $9,942,000 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $577 $1,024,000 5.5%
Staff $149 $265,000 1.4%
General Administration $235 $418,000 2.3%
School Administration $505 $897,000 4.9%
Operation $944 $1,677,000 9.1%
Transportation $474 $842,000 4.6%
Other $317 $563,000 3.1%
Total Support $3,202 $5,686,000 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,592 $2,828,000 15.3%
Total Expenditures $10,392 $18,456,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,365 $12,436,493,000 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $778 $1,313,577,000 5.2%
Staff $438 $739,128,000 2.9%
General Administration $355 $599,842,000 2.4%
School Administration $686 $1,159,157,000 4.6%
Operation $1,102 $1,860,800,000 7.4%
Transportation $612 $1,033,481,000 4.1%
Other $558 $942,519,000 3.8%
Total Support $4,530 $7,648,504,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,990 $5,047,989,000 20.1%
Total Expenditures $14,885 $25,132,986,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

Elida Local School District Details

Elida Local School District
4380 Sunnydale St
Elida, OH 45807

2,280 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Elida Local School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
68%
64%
66%
65%
70%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Elida Elementary School
300 Pioneer Rd
Elida, OH, 45807
KG-04
Elida High School
401 E North St
Elida, OH, 45807
09-12
Elida Middle School
4500 Sunnydale St
Elida, OH, 45807
05-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 76.5% 72.2%
Black 14.6% 17.9%
Hispanic 7.7% 6.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.5% 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.6% 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,778 $13,970,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $492 $1,189,000 4.5%
Staff $277 $669,000 2.5%
General Administration $224 $542,000 2.0%
School Administration $471 $1,140,000 4.3%
Operation $959 $2,319,000 8.7%
Transportation $420 $1,016,000 3.8%
Other $351 $848,000 3.2%
Total Support $3,194 $7,723,000 29.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,990 $4,813,000 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,962 $26,506,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,365 $12,436,493,000 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $778 $1,313,577,000 5.2%
Staff $438 $739,128,000 2.9%
General Administration $355 $599,842,000 2.4%
School Administration $686 $1,159,157,000 4.6%
Operation $1,102 $1,860,800,000 7.4%
Transportation $612 $1,033,481,000 4.1%
Other $558 $942,519,000 3.8%
Total Support $4,530 $7,648,504,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,990 $5,047,989,000 20.1%
Total Expenditures $14,885 $25,132,986,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

Lima City School District Details

Lima City School District
755 Saint Johns Ave
Lima, OH 45804

3,616 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Lima City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
42%
64%
42%
65%
42%
63%
42%
64%
42%
65%
42%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Freedom Elementary School
575 Calumet Ave
Lima, OH, 45804
PK-04
Heritage Elementary School
816 College Ave
Lima, OH, 45805
PK-04
Independence Elementary School
615 Tremont Ave
Lima, OH, 45801
PK-04
Liberty Arts Magnet K-8 School
338 W Kibby St
Lima, OH, 45804
KG-08
Lima High School Preschool
1 Spartan Way
Lima, OH, 45801
PK-PK
Lima North Middle School
1135 N West St
Lima, OH, 45801
05-06
Lima Senior High School
1 Spartan Way
Lima, OH, 45801
09-12
Lima South Science-Technology Magnet K-8 School
755 Saint Johns Ave
Lima, OH, 45804
KG-08
Lima West Middle School
503 N Cable Rd
Lima, OH, 45805
07-08
Unity Elementary School
925 E 3rd St
Lima, OH, 45804
PK-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 43.8% 72.2%
Black 47.6% 17.9%
Hispanic 8.3% 6.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,348 $26,636,000 44.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $955 $3,462,000 5.7%
Staff $1,155 $4,187,000 6.9%
General Administration $303 $1,097,000 1.8%
School Administration $852 $3,088,000 5.1%
Operation $1,660 $6,016,000 9.9%
Transportation $258 $936,000 1.5%
Other $298 $1,082,000 1.8%
Total Support $5,481 $19,868,000 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,879 $14,061,000 23.2%
Total Expenditures $16,708 $60,565,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,365 $12,436,493,000 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $778 $1,313,577,000 5.2%
Staff $438 $739,128,000 2.9%
General Administration $355 $599,842,000 2.4%
School Administration $686 $1,159,157,000 4.6%
Operation $1,102 $1,860,800,000 7.4%
Transportation $612 $1,033,481,000 4.1%
Other $558 $942,519,000 3.8%
Total Support $4,530 $7,648,504,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,990 $5,047,989,000 20.1%
Total Expenditures $14,885 $25,132,986,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

Perry Local School District Details

Perry Local School District
2770 E Breese Rd
Lima, OH 45806

712 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Perry Local School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
64%
62%
65%
57%
63%
60%
64%
62%
65%
57%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Perry Elementary School
2770 E Breese Rd
Lima, OH, 45806
KG-06
Perry High School
2770 E Breese Rd
Lima, OH, 45806
07-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.0% 72.2%
Black 25.9% 17.9%
Hispanic 3.6% 6.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,607 $5,272,000 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $703 $561,000 5.6%
Staff $203 $162,000 1.6%
General Administration $432 $345,000 3.4%
School Administration $541 $432,000 4.3%
Operation $1,203 $960,000 9.6%
Transportation $484 $386,000 3.8%
Other $400 $319,000 3.2%
Total Support $3,966 $3,165,000 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,018 $1,610,000 16.0%
Total Expenditures $12,590 $10,047,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,365 $12,436,493,000 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $778 $1,313,577,000 5.2%
Staff $438 $739,128,000 2.9%
General Administration $355 $599,842,000 2.4%
School Administration $686 $1,159,157,000 4.6%
Operation $1,102 $1,860,800,000 7.4%
Transportation $612 $1,033,481,000 4.1%
Other $558 $942,519,000 3.8%
Total Support $4,530 $7,648,504,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,990 $5,047,989,000 20.1%
Total Expenditures $14,885 $25,132,986,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

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