Silver Creek High School

Silver Creek High School serves 800 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% 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 95% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 800 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 800 students
Silver Creek High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Silver Creek High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Silver Creek High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Silver Creek High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Silver Creek High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Silver Creek High School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
5%
10%
Silver Creek High School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
91%
71%
Silver Creek High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Silver Creek High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Silver Creek High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.27
Silver Creek High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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%
Silver Creek High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,755 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,163 is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,950 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name West Clark Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 4,755 1,472
West Clark Community s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 81%
West Clark Community s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $19 MM
West Clark Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $38 MM $16 MM
West Clark Community s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,163 $12,273
West Clark Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,950 $10,163
West Clark Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SellersburgSilver Creek Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 846 students503 North Indiana Ave
    SellersburgIN 47172
    (812)246-3312
    0.22-5846
  • SellersburgSilver Creek Middle School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 687 students495 North Indiana Ave
    SellersburgIN 47172
    (812)246-4421
    0.26-8687
  • SellersburgSilver Creek Primary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 443 students8604 Commerce Park Dr
    SellersburgIN 47172
    (812)248-7250
    0.7PK-1443
  • SellersburgRock Creek Community Academy
    Charter School
    2.1 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 462 students11525 Hwy 31
    SellersburgIN 47172
    (812)246-9271
    2.1KG-12462
  • CharlestownCharlestown Senior High School
    4.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 715 studentsMonroe/park Sts
    CharlestownIN 47111
    (812)256-3328
    4.59-12715

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