George Washington Community High School

  • George Washington Community High School serves 444 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • George Washington Community 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

George Washington Community High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • George Washington Community High School's student population of 444 students has declined by 47% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has grown by 69% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students444 students
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Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Washington Community High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Washington Community High School is 0.70, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#1762 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:117:1
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Hispanic
39%
12%
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Black
30%
13%
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White
25%
68%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score0.700.51
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Graduation Rate50-54%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndianapolis School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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