Charlestown Senior High School

Monroe/park Sts
Charlestown, IN 47111
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Charlestown Senior High School serves 696 students in grades 9-12.
Charlestown 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 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Charlestown Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Charlestown Senior High School's student population of 696 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students696 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Rankings

Charlestown Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Charlestown Senior High School is 0.30, 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
#970 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
83%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.300.51
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreater Clark County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Charlestown Senior High School is Silver Creek High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Charlestown Middle School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charlestown Charlestown Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 516 students
    1.7 miles
    8804 High Jackson Rd
    Charlestown, IN 47111
    (812) 256-6363
    1.7 6-8 516
  • Charlestown Jonathan Jennings Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 464 students
    2.4 miles
    603 Market St
    Charlestown, IN 47111
    (812) 256-7284
    2.4 3-5 464
  • Charlestown Pleasant Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 509 students
    3.2 miles
    1250 Monroe St
    Charlestown, IN 47111
    (812) 256-7286
    3.2 PK-2 509
  • Sellersburg Silver Creek Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 484 students
    4.0 miles
    8604 Commerce Park Dr
    Sellersburg, IN 47172
    (812) 248-7250
    4 PK-1 484
  • Sellersburg Silver Creek Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 836 students
    4.5 miles
    503 N Indiana Ave
    Sellersburg, IN 47172
    (812) 246-3312
    4.5 2-5 836

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