Silver Creek High School

Tel: (812)246-3391
Grades: 9-12

749 students

Silver Creek High School serves 749 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Silver Creek High School operates within the West Clark Community s School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 749 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 749 students
Silver Creek High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Silver Creek High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Silver Creek High School 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 0.08 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 17:1 17:1
Silver Creek High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Silver Creek High School Asian (2008-2010)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Silver Creek High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Silver Creek High School Black (1988-2010)
White
96%
71%
Silver Creek High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Silver Creek High School Sch Ethnicity Silver Creek 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.
0.08 0.73
Silver Creek 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.
18%
41%
Silver Creek 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.
6%
8%
Silver Creek High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,440 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name West Clark Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 4,440 1,521
West Clark Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 88% 79%
West Clark Community s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $44 MM n/a
West Clark Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $33 MM n/a
West Clark Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,076 $0
West Clark Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,343 $0
West Clark 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 Rock Creek Community Academy (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Silver Creek Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Silver Creek Primary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sellersburg Silver Creek Primary School
    8604 Commerce Park Dr
    Sellersburg , IN , 47172
    (812)248-7250
    0.1  mi  |  397  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Sellersburg Silver Creek Elementary School
    503 North Indiana Ave
    Sellersburg , IN , 47172
    (812)246-3312
    0.2  mi  |  735  students  |  Gr.  2-5
  • Sellersburg Silver Creek Middle School
    495 North Indiana Ave
    Sellersburg , IN , 47172
    (812)246-4421
    0.2  mi  |  614  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Sellersburg Rock Creek Community Academy
    Charter School
    11515 Hwy 31
    Sellersburg , IN , 47172
    (812)246-9271
    Charter School
    2.1  mi  |  422  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Charlestown Charlestown Senior High School
    Monroe/park Sts
    Charlestown , IN , 47111
    (812)256-3328
    4.5  mi  |  701  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Clark County, 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 0.55, which is lower than the Indiana average of 0.73. The most diverse school district in Clark County is Arkadelphia School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.