Parke County Public Schools

All Schools
(7)
High Schools
(3)
Middle Schools
(1)
Elementary
(5)
Private Schools
(5)
There are 7 public schools in Parke County, Indiana, serving 2,248 students.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana state average of 29%.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Parke County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • MontezumaMontezuma Elementary School
    459 East Strawberry Rd
    MontezumaIN47862
    (765)245-2303
    224 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Montezuma
    Riverton Parke Junior Senior High School
    4907 South Coxville Rd
    MontezumaIN47862
    (765)569-2045
    458 students | Gr. 7-12
  • RockvilleRockville Elementary School
    406 West Elm St
    RockvilleIN47872
    (765)569-5363
    426 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Rockville
    Rockville Junior Senior High School
    506 Beadle St
    RockvilleIN47872
    (765)569-5686
    362 students | Gr. 7-12
  • RosedaleRosedale Elementary School
    613 East Central
    RosedaleIN47874
    (765)548-2454
    255 students | Gr. KG-6
  • MarshallTurkey Run Elementary School
    1551 East Sr 47
    MarshallIN47859
    (765)597-2760
    226 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Marshall
    Turkey Run High School
    1551 East Sr 47
    MarshallIN47859
    (765)597-2700
    297 students | Gr. 6-12

County Statistics

About Parke County County Statistics (IN) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 16,474 people 6,400,674 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 14% 20%
Median Household Income $38,899 $47,900
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Did You Know?
Parke 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 0.07, which is lower than the Indiana average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Parke County is Rockville Community School Corp School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or in the USA.