Anderson High School

  • Anderson High School serves 1,933 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Anderson High School's student population of 1,933 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 131 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,933 students
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Total Classroom Teachers131 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anderson High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anderson High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1659 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
12%
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Black
26%
12%
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White
58%
69%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Anderson High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.590.29
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Graduation Rate
95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Anderson High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnderson Community Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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