Batesville High School

  • Batesville High School serves 769 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Batesville High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Batesville High School's student population of 769 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students769 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Batesville High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Batesville High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
55%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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White
94%
69%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score0.120.28
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Graduation Rate≥95%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBatesville Community Corp School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Batesville High School is the only public secondary school that is located in the city of Batesville, Arkansas, in Independence County. Their mascot for the school (and more specifically, for the sports teams) are the Pioneers. The school colors are orange and black.
  • Mission Statement: "Batesville High School provides public education to the secondary schools in this district. We are a vital part of a threefold cooperation between faculty and staff, the student body, and the local community. Together we work to ensure that the curriculum will support students who will develop life skills and accept challenging situations, so that they might become responsible participants in the global community."
  • Athletics: Batesville High School has a long history of success in many different sports. The combined teams for the Pioneers currently compete in football, basketball, baseball, golf, tennis, cheerleading, track, soccer, volleyball, and many others.
  • In most sports, the Pioneers compete in the newly established (2005) AAAAA-East division of Arkansas athletics.
  • In 2003, the baseball team won a state championship while competing in the AAAA division, their first ever baseball state title.

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