Caston Junior Senior High School

  • Caston Junior Senior High School serves 395 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Caston Junior Senior High School operates within the Caston Corporation School District.
  • Caston Corporation School District's 65% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 395 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 395 students
Caston Junior Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Caston Junior Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Caston Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Caston Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 15:1 19:1
Caston Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Caston Junior Senior High School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
6%
11%
Caston Junior Senior High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
n/a
12%
Caston Junior Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
93%
70%
Caston Junior Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Caston Junior Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Caston Junior Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Caston Junior Senior 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.
0.13 0.27
Caston Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
34%
41%
Caston Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
9%
8%
Caston Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Caston Corporation School District's student population of 731 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 68% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,124 in this district is less than the state average of $11,417. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,677 is less than the state average of $10,528. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Caston Corporation School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 731 1,465
Caston Corporation School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 65% 81%
Caston Corporation School District Graduation Rate (2006-2010)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $17 MM
Caston Corporation School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $15 MM
Caston Corporation School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,124 $11,417
Caston Corporation School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,677 $10,528
Caston Corporation School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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