Logansport Community High School

Tel: (574)753-0441
Grades: 9-12

1,290 students

Logansport Community High School serves 1,290 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Logansport Community High School operates within the Logansport Community Corp School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1290 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,290 students
Logansport Community High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Logansport Community High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Logansport Community High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Logansport Community High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Logansport Community High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
25%
9%
Logansport Community High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
2%
13%
Logansport Community High School Black (1988-2012)
White
68%
71%
Logansport Community High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Logansport Community High School Sch Ethnicity Logansport Community 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.
0.48 0.45
Logansport Community High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
40%
41%
Logansport Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
Logansport Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,205 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Logansport Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 4,205 1,517
Logansport Community  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 79%
Logansport Community  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $21 MM
Logansport Community  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $18 MM
Logansport Community  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,285 $13,002
Logansport Community  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,756 $11,056
Logansport Community  Corp School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Century Career Center (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Landis Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Logansport Lincoln Middle School
    2901 Usher St
    Logansport , IN , 46947
    (574)753-7115
    0.2  mi  |  487  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Logansport Century Career Center
    Vocational School
    2500 Hopper St
    Logansport , IN , 46947
    (574)722-3811
    Vocational School
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Logansport Landis Elementary School
    1 Landis Ln
    Logansport , IN , 46947
    (574)722-5466
    0.7  mi  |  678  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Logansport Logansport Area Jnt Spec Ed
    Special Education School
    2829 George St
    Logansport , IN , 46947
    (574)753-3515
    Special Education School
    2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Logansport Columbia Elementary School
    20 East Columbia St
    Logansport , IN , 46947
    (574)753-3432
    2.2  mi  |  450  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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