Decatur County Public Schools

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(7)
High Schools
(3)
Middle Schools
(1)
Elementary
(3)
Private Schools
(4)
There are 7 public schools in Decatur County, Indiana, serving 4,436 students.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana state average of 29%.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Decatur County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • GreensburgGreensburg Community High School
    1000 East Central Ave
    GreensburgIN47240
    (812)663-7176
    653 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Greensburg
    Greensburg Community Junior High School
    505 East Central Ave
    GreensburgIN47240
    (812)663-7523
    581 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Greensburg
    Greensburg Elementary School
    900 North Big Blue Ave
    GreensburgIN47240
    (812)663-8112
    1060 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Greensburg
    North Decatur Elementary School
    3300 North Sr 3
    GreensburgIN47240
    (812)663-9215
    598 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Greensburg
    North Decatur Junior Senior High School
    3172 North Sr 3
    GreensburgIN47240
    (812)663-4204
    556 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Greensburg
    South Decatur Elementary School
    9302 South Cr 420 West
    GreensburgIN47240
    (812)591-3115
    523 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Greensburg
    South Decatur Junior Senior High School
    8885 South Sr 3
    GreensburgIN47240
    (812)591-3330
    465 students | Gr. 7-12

County Statistics

About Decatur County County Statistics (IN) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 26,495 people 6,400,674 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 13% 20%
Median Household Income $48,247 $47,900
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Did You Know?
Decatur County, IN 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 0.57, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Decatur County is Decatur County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or in the USA.