William Henry Harrison High School

5701 North 50 West,

West Lafayette, IN, 47906-9736

Tel: (765)463-3511
Grades: 9-12

1,688 students

William Henry Harrison High School serves 1,688 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
William Henry Harrison High School operates within the Tippecanoe Corp School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1688 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,688 students
William Henry Harrison High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 97 teachers
William Henry Harrison High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade William Henry Harrison 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 0.30 is less 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 17:1 17:1
William Henry Harrison High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
William Henry Harrison High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
6%
9%
William Henry Harrison High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
2%
13%
William Henry Harrison High School Black (1996-2012)
White
83%
71%
William Henry Harrison High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups William Henry Harrison High School Sch Ethnicity William Henry Harrison 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.
0.30 0.45
William Henry Harrison 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.
19%
41%
William Henry Harrison 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.
5%
8%
William Henry Harrison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,844 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 85% over five years.
School District Name Tippecanoe Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 11,844 1,517
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 79%
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $136 MM $21 MM
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $110 MM $18 MM
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,621 $13,002
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,404 $11,056
Tippecanoe  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 Beacon Academy (2.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Battle Ground Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Burnett Creek Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West Lafayette Burnett Creek Elementary School
    5700 North 50 West
    West Lafayette , IN , 47906
    (765)463-2237
    0  mi  |  466  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • West Lafeyette Battle Ground Middle School
    6100 North 50 West
    West Lafeyette , IN , 47906
    (765)269-8140
    0.4  mi  |  452  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • West Lafayette Beacon Academy
    Charter School
    620 Cumberland Ave
    West Lafayette , IN , 47906
    (765)838-2045
    Charter School
    2.7  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • West Lafayette Cumberland Elementary School
    600 Cumberland Ave
    West Lafayette , IN , 47906
    (765)464-3212
    2.7  mi  |  612  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • West Lafayette Klondike Elementary School
    3311 Klondike Rd
    West Lafayette , IN , 47906
    (765)463-5505
    3.4  mi  |  1062  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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