Gibson Southern High School

  • Gibson Southern High School serves 686 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gibson Southern High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

Gibson Southern High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Gibson Southern High School's student population of 686 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students686 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gibson Southern High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 17:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gibson Southern High School is 0.08, 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#234 out of 1762 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
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12%
White
96%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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5%
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Diversity Score0.080.51
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Gibson School Corporation School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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