Caston Junior Senior High School

Caston Junior Senior High School serves 405 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Caston Junior Senior High School operates within the Caston Corporation School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 405 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 405 students
Caston Junior Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Caston Junior Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Caston Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Caston Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Caston Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Caston Junior Senior High School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
93%
71%
Caston Junior Senior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Caston Junior Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Caston Junior Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.13 0.27
Caston Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
41%
Caston Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
8%
Caston Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 764 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 68% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,687 is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,330 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Caston Corporation School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 764 1,472
Caston  Corporation School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 65% 81%
Caston  Corporation School District Graduation Rate (2006-2010)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $19 MM
Caston  Corporation School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $8 MM $16 MM
Caston  Corporation School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,687 $12,273
Caston  Corporation School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,330 $10,163
Caston  Corporation School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Rochester Community High School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rochester Community Md School (10.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Caston Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • FultonCaston Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 359 studentsSr 25 South
    FultonIN 46931
    (574)857-3025
    0PK-6359
  • RochesterRochester Community Md School
    10.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 404 students650 Zebra Ln
    RochesterIN 46975
    (574)223-2280
    10.36-8404
  • RochesterRochester Community High School
    10.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 551 students1 Zebra Ln
    RochesterIN 46975
    (574)223-2176
    10.49-12551
  • RochesterColumbia Elementary School
    10.7 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 488 students1502 Elm St
    RochesterIN 46975
    (574)223-2501
    10.7PK-2488
  • LogansportLandis Elementary School
    11.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 685 students1 Landis Ln
    LogansportIN 46947
    (574)722-5466
    11.3KG-5685

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