Tri Central Middle-high School

2115 West 500 North,

Sharpsville, IN, 46068-9322

Tel: (765)963-2560
Grades: 6-12

511 students

Tri Central Middle-high School serves 511 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than 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 511 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 511 students
Tri Central Middle-high School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Tri Central Middle-high School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tri Central Middle-high School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Tri Central Middle-high School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Tri Central Middle-high School Asian (2000-2008)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Tri Central Middle-high School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Tri Central Middle-high School Black (2004-2012)
White
94%
71%
Tri Central Middle-high School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tri Central Middle-high School Sch Ethnicity Tri Central Middle-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.
0.12 0.73
Tri Central Middle-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.
24%
41%
Tri Central Middle-high School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Tri Central Middle-high School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 879 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
School District Name Tri-central Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 879 1,613
Tri-central Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
District Spending $10 MM $18 MM
Tri-central Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,889 $13,002
Tri-central Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,688 $11,056
Tri-central Community s 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 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)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sharpsville Tri Central Elementary School
    2115 West 500 North
    Sharpsville , IN , 46068
    (765)963-5885
    0  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Kokomo Taylor Middle School
    3794 East Cr 300 South
    Kokomo , IN , 46902
    (765)455-5186
    4  mi  |  327  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kokomo Taylor High School
    3794 East Cr 300 South
    Kokomo , IN , 46902
    (765)453-1101
    4  mi  |  446  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kokomo Taylor Intermediate School
    3700 East 300 South
    Kokomo , IN , 46902
    (765)453-1500
    4  mi  |  185  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Kokomo Taylor Primary School
    5500 Wea Dr
    Kokomo , IN , 46902
    (765)453-3800
    4.9  mi  |  416  students  |  Gr.  PK-3

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  • 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

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