Carmel High School

  • Carmel High School serves 5,060 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Carmel High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Carmel High School's student population of 5,060 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 278 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students5,060 students
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Total Classroom Teachers278 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carmel High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Carmel High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#160 out of 1762 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
12%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
75%
68%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score0.420.51
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Graduation Rate
97%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarmel Clay Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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