North Harrison High School

Tel: (812)347-2741
Grades: 9-12

648 students

North Harrison High School serves 648 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
North Harrison High School operates within the North Harrison Com Corp School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 648 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 648 students
North Harrison High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
North Harrison High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
10%
North Harrison High School Hispanic (1990-2013)
White
97%
71%
North Harrison High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups North Harrison High School Sch Ethnicity North Harrison High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.06 0.26
North Harrison High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
27%
42%
North Harrison High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
10%
8%
North Harrison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,533 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name North Harrison Com Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,533 1,507
North Harrison Com  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 74% 79%
North Harrison Com  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $25 MM n/a
District Spending $23 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,940 $0
North Harrison Com  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,876 $0
North Harrison Com  Corp School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Harrison County Spec Ed Coop (8.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Harrison Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Harrison Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RamseyNorth Harrison Middle School
    1180 Hwy 64 Nw
    RamseyIN 47166
    (812)347-2421
    0.1 mi | 538 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RamseyNorth Harrison Elementary School
    1115 West Whiskey Run Rd Nw
    RamseyIN 47166
    (812)347-2419
    0.4 mi | 497 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PalmyraHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Morgan Elementary School
    12225 Hwy 135 Ne
    PalmyraIN 47164
    (812)364-6138
    4.3 mi | 501 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MilltownHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Milltown School
    518 Speed Rd
    MilltownIN 47145
    (812)633-4335
    7.7 mi | 191 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • CorydonCorydon Elementary School
    125 Beechmont Dr
    CorydonIN 47112
    (812)738-4183
    7.9 mi | 552 students | Gr. KG-3                      

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