Griffith Senior High School

  • Griffith Senior High School serves 800 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (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 48% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Griffith Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Griffith Senior High School's student population of 800 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students800 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Griffith Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Griffith Senior High School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1247 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
26%
12%
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Black
22%
12%
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White
49%
69%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Griffith Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.650.29
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Griffith Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGriffith Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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