Spencer-owen Community s School District 

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There are 6 public schools managed by Spencer-owen Community Schools School District serving 2,762 students in Gosport, IN.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Indiana state average of 29%.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 17:1.

Spencer-owen Community s School District Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • GosportGosport Elementary School
    9th St
    GosportIN47433
    (812)879-4694
    207 students | Gr. KG-6
  • SpencerMccormick's Creek Elementary School
    1601 Flatwoods Rd
    SpencerIN47460
    (812)828-6000
    388 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Spencer
    Owen Valley Community High School
    622 West Sr 46
    SpencerIN47460
    (812)829-2266
    833 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Spencer
    Owen Valley Middle School
    626 West St Hwy 46
    SpencerIN47460
    (812)829-2249
    458 students | Gr. 7-8
  • PatricksburgPatricksburg Elementary School
    Hwy 246
    PatricksburgIN47455
    (812)859-4525
    212 students | Gr. KG-6
  • SpencerSpencer Elementary School
    151 Hillside Ave
    SpencerIN47460
    (812)829-2253
    664 students | Gr. PK-6
Overview
Spencer-owen Community s School District (IN) District Average
# of Students 1440 students 552 students
# of Teachers 126 Teacher(s) 61 Teacher(s)
Spencer-owen Community s School District Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 9:1
Spencer-owen Community s School District Students Teachers Ratio (1987-2012)
# of Male Students 810 students 305 students
% Male Students 52.8% 49.2%
# of Female Students 1957 students 783 students
% Female Students 33.3% n/a
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 194 students 10 students
% American Indian Students
41.3% 1.3%
# of Asian Students 385 students 53 students
% Asian Students
38.4% 6.0%
# of Hispanic Students 830 students 135 students
% Hispanic Students
50.0% 18.5%
# of Black Students 601 students 183 students
% Black Students
50.0% 27.0%
# of White Students 925 students 427 students
% White Students
50.1% 64.7%
# of Other Students 209 students 63 students
% of Other Students
30.4% 8.3%
 
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
1.46 0.73
Spencer-owen Community s School District Diversity Score (1991-2012)
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 221 students 44 students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 200 students 86 students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 180 students 86 students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 174 students 89 students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 175 students 88 students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 189 students 92 students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 244 students 106 students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 313 students 141 students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 340 students 165 students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 342 students 161 students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 491 students 169 students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 470 students 181 students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 444 students 174 students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 429 students 166 students
# of Ungraded Students: 107 students n/a
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Spencer-owen Community Schools School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.07, which is lower than the Indiana average of 1.46. The most diverse school in the district is Patricksburg Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.