1137 N 19th St
Elwood, IN 46036
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Elwood Junior Senior High School serves 619 students in grades 7-12.
Elwood 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (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 32% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 34% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 619 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in IN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Elwood Junior Senior High School's student population of 619 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
619 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Elwood Junior 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 Elwood Junior Senior High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1596 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
13%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Elwood Junior Senior High School's ranking?

Elwood Junior Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for: Highest graduation rate (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% IN state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% IN state average).

What is the graduation rate of Elwood Junior Senior High School?

The graduation rate of Elwood Junior Senior High School is 95%, which is higher than the Indiana state average of 86%.

How many students attend Elwood Junior Senior High School?

619 students attend Elwood Junior Senior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

91% of Elwood Junior Senior High School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Elwood Junior Senior High School?

Elwood Junior Senior High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Indiana state average of 16:1.

What grades does Elwood Junior Senior High School offer ?

Elwood Junior Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 619 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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