Shelby County Public Schools

There are 16 public schools in Shelby County, Indiana, serving 7,432 students.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana state average of 29%.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Shelby County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • ShelbyvilleBlue River Career Center
    Vocational School
    801 St Joseph St
    Vocational School


     students | Gr. 9-12
  • Shelbyville
    Coulston Elementary School
    121 Knightstown Rd
    560 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Shelbyville
    Especially Kidz Health & Rehab Cnt
    803 St Joseph St
    37 students | Gr. PK-12
  • MorristownMorristown Elementary School
    307 West Main St 910
    333 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Morristown
    Morristown Junior Senior High School
    223 South Patterson St
    368 students | Gr. 6-12
  • ShelbyvilleShelbyville Middle School
    1200 West Mckay Rd
    927 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Shelbyville
    Shelbyville Senior High School
    2003 South Miller St
    1146 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Shelbyville
    Southwestern Elementary School
    3406 West 600 South
    354 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Shelbyville
    Southwestern High School
    3406 West 600 South
    314 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Shelbyville
    Thomas A Hendricks Elementary School
    1111 St Joseph St
    654 students | Gr. KG-5
  • FairlandTriton Central Elementary School
    4976 West 600 West
    512 students | Gr. KG-4
  • Fairland
    Triton Central High School
    4774 West 600 North
    481 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Fairland
    Triton Central Middle School
    4740 West 600 North
    452 students | Gr. 5-8
  • WaldronWaldron Elementary School
    306 South East St
    332 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Waldron
    Waldron Junior Senior High School
    102 North East St
    359 students | Gr. 6-12
  • ShelbyvilleWilliam F Loper Elementary School
    901 Loper Dr
    603 students | Gr. KG-5

County Statistics

About Shelby County County Statistics (IN) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 41,664 people 6,400,674 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 20% 20%
Median Household Income $53,947 $47,900
Recent Public School Articles
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Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Shelby 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 0.42, which is lower than the Indiana average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Shelby County is Tenaha Independent School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or in the USA.