Carmel High School

Carmel High School serves 4,555 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Carmel High School operates within the Carmel Clay s School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 4555 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 235 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 4,555 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 235 teachers
Students by Grade Carmel High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
Asian
9%
2%
Hispanic
1%
9%
Black
3%
13%
White
81%
71%
All Ethnic Groups Carmel High School Sch Ethnicity Carmel 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.
0.33 0.25
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.
5%
41%
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.
3%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,750 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Carmel Clay s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 15,750 1,613
Carmel Clay s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 91% 79%
Carmel Clay s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $200 MM $21 MM
Carmel Clay s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $163 MM $18 MM
Carmel Clay s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,082 $13,002
Carmel Clay s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,656 $11,056
Carmel Clay s 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 Mosaics School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carmel Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hbm Special Education Coop Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CarmelHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Carmel Middle School
    300 South Guilford Rd
    CarmelIN 46032
    (317)846-7331
    0.4 mi | 1188 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CarmelHbm Special Education Coop Elementary School
    Special Education School
    400 South Guilford Rd
    CarmelIN 46032
    (317)571-4027
    Special Education School

    0.5 mi | 10 students | Gr. KG-2                      
  • CarmelMosaics School
    Special Education School
    400 South Guilford Rd
    CarmelIN 46032
    (317)571-7919
    Special Education School

    0.5 mi | 62 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • CarmelCarmel Elementary School
    101 4th Ave Se
    CarmelIN 46032
    (317)844-0168
    0.6 mi | 491 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • CarmelHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Smoky Row Elementary School
    900 West 136th St
    CarmelIN 46032
    (317)571-4084
    0.8 mi | 724 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Carmel, 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 0.36, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Carmel is College Wood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.