Caston Junior Senior High School

  • Caston Junior Senior High School serves 324 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Caston Junior Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Caston Junior Senior High School's student population of 324 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Caston Junior Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Caston Junior Senior High School is 0.15, 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#1076 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
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12%
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White
92%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.150.51
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Graduation Rate≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaston School Corporation School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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