Clay Community Schools School District

1013 S Forest Ave
Brazil, IN 47834
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Clay Community Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public preschools serving 710 students in Clay Community Schools School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Indiana.
Public Preschools in Clay Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Indiana public pre school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 37% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public preschool average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
10 Schools
531 Schools
# Students
4,014 Students
221,411 Students
# Teachers
287 Teachers
13,994 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Clay Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 391 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IN)
#90 out of 392 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Clay Community Schools  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
46%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clay Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clay Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
87%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clay Community Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.12
0.51
# American Indian Students
6 Students
361 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
12 Students
6,843 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
98 Students
29,361 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
13%
# Black Students
11 Students
21,648 Students
% Black Students
n/a
10%
# White Students
3,765 Students
150,368 Students
% White Students
94%
68%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
227 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
119 Students
12,603 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
77
20,462
# Students in K Grade:
326
37,556
# Students in 1st Grade:
310
34,522
# Students in 2nd Grade:
293
33,675
# Students in 3rd Grade:
282
30,364
# Students in 4th Grade:
295
29,784
# Students in 5th Grade:
295
23,532
# Students in 6th Grade:
312
8,982
# Students in 7th Grade:
295
947
# Students in 8th Grade:
319
931
# Students in 9th Grade:
317
159
# Students in 10th Grade:
312
157
# Students in 11th Grade:
286
163
# Students in 12th Grade:
295
163
# Ungraded Students:
-
14

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,491 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,179. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,536 is less than the state median of $12,810. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$46 MM
$13,615 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clay Community Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$46 MM
$13,234 MM
This chart display total spending of Clay Community Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,491
$13,179
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clay Community Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,536
$12,810
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clay Community Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Clay Community Schools School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
East Side Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
936 E National
Brazil, IN 47834
(812) 448-8755
Grades: PK-5
| 203 students
Rank: #22.
Meridian Street Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
410 N Meridian
Brazil, IN 47834
(812) 448-8560
Grades: PK-5
| 278 students
Rank: #33.
Forest Park Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
800 S Alabama St
Brazil, IN 47834
(812) 443-7621
Grades: PK-5
| 229 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 10 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,014 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : 87% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 46% (Top 20%)
  • : 49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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