600 N Wiggs St
Griffith, IN 46319
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Griffith High School serves 667 students in grades 9-12.
Griffith 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 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 667 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Griffith High School's student population of 667 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
667 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Griffith 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 Griffith High School is 0.66, which is more 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
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1052 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
13%
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Black
21%
13%
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White
48%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Graduation Rate
84%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 667 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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