Dekalb County Eastern Com School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 631 students in Dekalb County Eastern Com School District. The top ranked public high schools in Dekalb County Eastern Com School District are Eastside Junior-senior High School, Four County Area Vocational Coop and Northeast In Spec Ed Coop. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public high schools in Dekalb County Eastern Com School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Indiana public high school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 58% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public high schools in Indiana.
public high school in Dekalb County Eastern Com School District have a Graduation Rate of 92%, which is more than the Indiana average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Eastside Junior-senior High School, with 90-94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Indiana or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public high school average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameDekalb County Eastern Com School District
School District Websitehttp://www.dekalbeastern.com/
School District Phone Number(260) 868-2125
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools3 Schools482 Schools
# of Students631 Students361,938 Students
# of Teachers42 Teachers21,272 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1

District Comparison

Dekalb County Eastern Com School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 329 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#162 out of 373 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Dekalb County Eastern Com   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dekalb County Eastern Com   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dekalb County Eastern Com   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dekalb County Eastern Com   School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.160.49
# of American Indian Students1 Student827 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students6 Students7,862 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students24 Students39,845 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
11%
# of Black Students13 Students45,689 Students
% Black Students
2%
13%
# of White Students579 Students252,217 Students
% White Students
92%
70%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student235 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students7 Students15,311 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 400
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 996
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 1,039
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 969
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 1,220
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 1,198
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 1,294
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 4,342
# of Students in 7th Grade:12211,267
# of Students in 8th Grade:11212,187
# of Students in 9th Grade:11180,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:10380,772
# of Students in 11th Grade:9683,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:8480,340
# of Ungraded Students:31,723

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $27,593 is higher than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $25,773 is higher than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$37 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dekalb County Eastern Com   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$35 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Dekalb County Eastern Com   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$27,593$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dekalb County Eastern Com   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$25,773$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dekalb County Eastern Com   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Dekalb County Eastern Com School District Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Eastside Junior-senior High School Math: 54% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    603 E Green St
    Butler, IN 46721
    (260) 868-2186

    Grades: 7-12 | 631 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Four County Area Vocational Coop Vocational School
    1607 E Dowling St
    Kendallville, IN 46755
    (888) 349-0250

    Grades: 11-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Northeast In Spec Ed Coop Special Education School
    1607 E Dowling
    Kendallville, IN 46755
    (260) 347-5236

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a student
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