Tri Central Middle-high School

2115 West 500 North

Sharpsville, IN 46068-9322

Grades: 6-12

530 students

Tri Central Middle-high School serves 530 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Tri Central Middle-high School operates within the Tri-central Community s School District.

Overview

The student population of 530 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 530 students
Tri Central Middle-high School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Tri Central Middle-high School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Tri Central Middle-high School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 17:1 17:1
Tri Central Middle-high School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
4%
10%
Tri Central Middle-high School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
94%
71%
Tri Central Middle-high School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Tri Central Middle-high School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Tri Central Middle-high School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.12 0.26
Tri Central Middle-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.
28%
42%
Tri Central Middle-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.
7%
8%
Tri Central Middle-high School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 887 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,889 is less than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,688 is less than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Tri-central Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 887 1,469
Tri-central Community s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
Tri-central Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $18 MM
Tri-central Community s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,889 $13,002
Tri-central Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,688 $11,056
Tri-central Community s School District 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 Taylor High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Taylor Middle School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tri Central Elementary School (0 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SharpsvilleTri Central Elementary School
    2115 West 500 North
    SharpsvilleIN 46068
    (765)963-5885
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 357 students                      
  • KokomoTaylor High School
    3794 East Cr 300 South
    KokomoIN 46902
    (765)453-1101
    4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 422 students                      
  • KokomoTaylor Middle School
    3794 East Cr 300 South
    KokomoIN 46902
    (765)455-5186
    4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 297 students                      
  • KokomoTaylor Intermediate School
    3700 East 300 South
    KokomoIN 46902
    (765)453-1500
    4 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 183 students                      
  • KokomoTaylor Primary School
    5500 Wea Dr
    KokomoIN 46902
    (765)453-3800
    4.9 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 391 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 27, 2012 - High quality of academics. Excellent opportunities in the Arts - Nationally recognized Art and Vocal Music programs. Clean and well kept facility. - Posted by Parent

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Co-teaching Offers New Opportunities for Students with Special Needs.
Co-teaching Offers New Opportunities for Students with Special Needs.
Although there are some drawbacks, co-teaching is an effective way to help special education students succeed in mainstream classrooms.
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!