Castle High School

Tel: (812)853-3331
Grades: 9-12

1,925 students

Castle High School serves 1,925 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Castle High School operates within the Warrick County Corp School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1925 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,925 students
Castle High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 97 teachers
Castle High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Castle High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 20:1 17:1
Castle High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Castle High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Castle High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
1%
13%
Castle High School Black (1988-2012)
White
90%
71%
Castle High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Castle High School Sch Ethnicity Castle 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.
0.19 0.73
Castle 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.
11%
41%
Castle 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.
4%
8%
Castle High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,995 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Warrick County Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 9,995 1,521
Warrick County  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 79%
Warrick County  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $103 MM n/a
Warrick County  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $91 MM n/a
Warrick County  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,708 $0
Warrick County  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,403 $0
Warrick County  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 William Henry Harrison High School (5.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Castle South Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John H Castle Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Newburgh Warrick County Preschool
    Special Education School
    3199 Sr 261
    Newburgh , IN , 47630
    (812)897-6578
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Newburgh John H Castle Elementary School
    3077 Hwy 261
    Newburgh , IN , 47630
    (812)853-8878
    0.3  mi  |  825  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Newburgh Castle South Middle School
    3711 Casey Rd
    Newburgh , IN , 47630
    (812)490-7930
    0.4  mi  |  676  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Newburgh Castle North Middle School
    2800 Hwy 261
    Newburgh , IN , 47630
    (812)853-7347
    0.7  mi  |  741  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Newburgh Sharon Elementary School
    7300 Sharon Rd
    Newburgh , IN , 47630
    (812)853-3349
    2.2  mi  |  729  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Warrick 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 0.13, which is lower than the Indiana average of 0.73. The most diverse school district in Warrick County is Warrick County School Corp School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.