New Castle Middle School

601 Parkview Dr

New Castle, IN 47362-2947

Tel: (765)521-7230
Grades 7-8
551 students
New Castle Middle School serves 551 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 29%.
New Castle Middle School operates within the New Castle Community Corp School District.

School Overview

The student population of 551 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 551 students
New Castle Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % New Castle Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
New Castle Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade New Castle Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.14 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 12:1 18:1
New Castle Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.14 0.27
New Castle Middle 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.
48%
41%
New Castle Middle 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.
7%
8%
New Castle Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

New Castle Community Corp School District's student population of 3,532 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,517 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 $13,455 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name New Castle Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 3,532 1,472
New Castle Community  Corp School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $19 MM
New Castle Community  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $52 MM $16 MM
New Castle Community  Corp School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,517 $12,273
New Castle Community  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,455 $10,163
New Castle Community  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 New Castle High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shenandoah Middle School (10.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parker Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New CastleNew Castle High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 1153 students
    0.1 miles
    801 Parkview Dr
    New CastleIN 47362
    (765)593-6670
    0.18-121153
  • New CastleParker Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 424 students
    0.6 miles
    1819 Roosevelt
    New CastleIN 47362
    (765)521-7209
    0.6KG-6424
  • New CastleJames Whitcomb Riley Elementary School
    Grades: 1-6 | 265 students
    0.9 miles
    1201 Riley Rd
    New CastleIN 47362
    (765)521-7211
    0.91-6265
  • New CastleSunnyside Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 238 students
    1 miles
    2601 South 14th St
    New CastleIN 47362
    (765)521-7213
    1KG-6238
  • New CastleEastwood Elementary School
    Grades: 1-6 | 246 students
    1.4 miles
    806 South 22nd St
    New CastleIN 47362
    (765)521-7205
    1.41-6246

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