Jennings County High School

800 West Walnut,

North Vernon, IN, 47265-1461

Tel: (812)346-5588
Grades: 9-12

1,521 students

Jennings County High School serves 1,521 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Jennings County High School operates within the Jennings County s School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 79%%.

Overview

The student population of 1521 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,521 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 90 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has increased by 25% over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
17:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
9%
Black
n/a
13%
White
95%
71%
Unknown
4%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.10
0.45
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 36%
41%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,853 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Jennings County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 4,853
1,517
Graduation Rate 67
79%
District Total Revenue $56 MM
n/a
District Spending $51 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,783
$0
District Spending / Student $9,864
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jennings County Education Center (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jennings County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Vernon Elementary School (0 miles away)
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