Castle High School

Grades: 9-12

1,920 students

Castle High School serves 1,920 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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 1920 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,920 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
2%
10%
Black
1%
13%
White
90%
71%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.26
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.
12%
42%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,036 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,708 is less than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,403 is less than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Warrick County Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 10,036 1,469
Graduation Rate 83% 79%
District Total Revenue $103 MM $21 MM
District Spending $91 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,708 $13,002
District Spending / Student $9,403 $11,056
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 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 Warrick County Preschool (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NewburghWarrick County Preschool
    Special Education School
    3199 Sr 261
    NewburghIN 47630
    (812)897-6578
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | Gr. PK | n/a students                      
  • NewburghJohn H Castle Elementary School
    3077 Hwy 261
    NewburghIN 47630
    (812)853-8878
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 839 students                      
  • NewburghCastle South Middle School
    3711 Casey Rd
    NewburghIN 47630
    (812)490-7930
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 700 students                      
  • NewburghCastle North Middle School
    2800 Hwy 261
    NewburghIN 47630
    (812)853-7347
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 776 students                      
  • NewburghSharon Elementary School
    7300 Sharon Rd
    NewburghIN 47630
    (812)853-3349
    2.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 713 students                      

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