Jay County High School

Jay County High School serves 1,113 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Jay County High School operates within the Jay Corp School District.
Jay Corp School District's 77% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 1113 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,113 students
Jay County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jay County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Jay County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jay County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 16:1 18:1
Jay County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Jay County High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
95%
71%
Jay County High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Jay County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.10 0.27
Jay County High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
35%
41%
Jay County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
12%
8%
Jay County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jay Corp School District's student population of 3,465 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 68% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,850 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,569 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jay Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 3,465 1,472
Jay  Corp School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 81%
Jay  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $19 MM
Jay  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $16 MM
Jay  Corp School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,850 $12,273
Jay  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,569 $10,163
Jay  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Fort Recovery High School (13 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Jay County Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Judge Haynes Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • PortlandJudge Haynes Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 205 students
    1.7 miles
    800 High St
    PortlandIN 47371
    (260)726-8890
    1.7KG-5205
  • PortlandEast Jay County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 571 students
    2.4 miles
    225 East Water St
    PortlandIN 47371
    (260)726-9371
    2.46-8571
  • PortlandGeneral Shanks Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 310 students
    2.6 miles
    414 Floral Ave
    PortlandIN 47371
    (260)726-8868
    2.6KG-5310
  • Portland East Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 247 students
    2.8 miles
    705 East Tallman St
    PortlandIN 47371
    (260)726-9418
    2.8KG-5247
  • BryantBloomfield Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 237 students
    6.2 miles
    350 East 500 North
    BryantIN 47326
    (260)726-9417
    6.2KG-5237

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