Cannelton Elementary & High School

Cannelton Elementary & High School serves 242 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Cannelton Elementary & High School operates within the Cannelton City s School District.

Overview

The student population of 242 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 45% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 242 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 22:1 17:1
Hispanic
2%
10%
Black
4%
13%
White
93%
71%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.13 0.26
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.
63%
42%
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.
8%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 242 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
School District Name Cannelton City s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 242 1,469
District Total Revenue $3 MM $21 MM
District Spending $3 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,711 $13,002
District Spending / Student $9,279 $11,056
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 Tell City Junior Senior High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hancock County Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William Tell Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tell CityTell City Junior Senior High School
    900 12th St
    Tell CityIN 47586
    (812)547-3131
    3.2 mi | 635 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Tell CityWilliam Tell Elementary School
    1235 31st St
    Tell CityIN 47586
    (812)547-9727
    3.2 mi | 872 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LewisportHancock County High School
    80 State Route 271 South
    LewisportKY 42351
    (270)927-6953
    3.3 mi | 473 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LewisportHancock County Middle School
    100 State Route 271 South
    LewisportKY 42351
    (270)927-6712
    3.4 mi | 383 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LewisportNorth Hancock Elementary School
    330 Frank Luttrel Rd
    LewisportKY 42351
    (270)295-6330
    6.2 mi | 606 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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