Indian River High School

  • Indian River High School serves 859 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
  • Indian River High School operates within the Indian River School District.
  • Indian River School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the DE state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 859 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 859 students
Indian River High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Indian River High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Indian River High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Indian River High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Indian River High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Indian River High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
15%
15%
Indian River High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
14%
31%
Indian River High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
69%
47%
Indian River High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Indian River High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Indian River High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Indian River High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.52
Indian River High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
27%
37%
Indian River High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Indian River High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Indian River School District's student population of 9,403 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,439 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,595 is higher than the state average of $10,466. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Indian River School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
1
Number of Students Managed 9,403 933
Indian River School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 71%
Indian River School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $144 MM $10 MM
Indian River School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $136 MM $10 MM
Indian River School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,439 $10,798
Indian River School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,595 $10,466
Indian River School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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