Griffith Senior High School

600 N Wiggs St
Griffith, IN 46319
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Griffith Senior High School serves 782 students in grades 9-12.
Griffith 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 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 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Griffith Senior High School's student population of 782 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students782 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Rankings

Griffith 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 Griffith Senior High School is 0.65, 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 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 Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
22%
12%
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Black
23%
13%
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White
50%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.650.51
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Graduation Rate
84%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGriffith School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Griffith Senior High School is Highland High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Griffith Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beiriger Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Griffith Griffith Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 393 students
    0.1 miles
    600 N Raymond St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 924-4280
    0.1 7-8 393
  • Griffith Beiriger Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 518 students
    0.2 miles
    601 N Lillian St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 924-4030
    0.2 PK-6 518
  • Griffith Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 359 students
    0.9 miles
    600 N Jay St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 923-4488
    0.9 K-6 359
  • Highland Allen J Warren Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 305 students
    1.1 miles
    2901 100th St
    Highland, IN 46322
    (219) 922-5660
    1.1 K-5 305
  • Griffith Eldon Ready Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 405 students
    1.1 miles
    1345 N Broad St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 838-4214
    1.1 K-6 405

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