Lewis Cass Junior Senior High School

Lewis Cass Junior Senior High School serves 733 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Lewis Cass Junior Senior High School operates within the Southeastern Corp School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 733 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 733 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Students by Grade Lewis Cass Junior Senior 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 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Hispanic
4%
9%
White
91%
71%
All Ethnic Groups Lewis Cass Junior Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Lewis Cass Junior Senior 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.
0.17 0.25
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.
21%
41%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,506 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Southeastern Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 1,506 1,613
Graduation Rate 80% 79%
Southeastern  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $21 MM
Southeastern  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM $18 MM
Southeastern  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,055 $13,002
Southeastern  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,173 $11,056
Southeastern  Corp School 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 Century Career Center (7.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Galveston Elementary School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thompson Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WaltonThompson Elementary School
    6540 East Sr 218
    WaltonIN 46994
    (574)626-2504
    0 mi | 416 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • GalvestonGalveston Elementary School
    401 South Maple St
    GalvestonIN 46932
    (574)699-6687
    6.6 mi | 357 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • PeruPipe Creek Elementary School
    3036 West 400 South
    PeruIN 46970
    (765)473-3121
    7 mi | 389 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • LogansportLandis Elementary School
    1 Landis Ln
    LogansportIN 46947
    (574)722-5466
    7.1 mi | 678 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LogansportCentury Career Center
    Vocational School
    2500 Hopper St
    LogansportIN 46947
    (574)722-3811
    Vocational School

    7.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      

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Did You Know?
Cass 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 0.35, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Cass County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.