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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,282 students in Griffith School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in Griffith School District are Beiriger Elementary School, Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School and Eldon Ready Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in Griffith School District have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the Indiana public elementary school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public elementary schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public elementary school average of 33% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameGriffith School District
School District Websitehttp://www.griffith.k12.in.us/
School District Phone Number(219) 924-4250
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools3 Schools1,426 Schools
# of Students1,282 Students684,243 Students
# of Teachers78 Teachers38,808 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1

District Comparison

Griffith School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 354 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 95% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#113 out of 373 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Griffith   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Griffith   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)
60%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Griffith   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
≥95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Griffith   School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.660.52
# of American Indian Students1 Student1,275 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students11 Students16,557 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students318 Students84,393 Students
% Hispanic Students
25%
12%
# of Black Students263 Students86,712 Students
% Black Students
20%
13%
# of White Students626 Students459,629 Students
% White Students
49%
67%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a566 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students63 Students35,159 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:3813,682
# of Students in Kindergarten:16575,937
# of Students in 1st Grade:16476,204
# of Students in 2nd Grade:17476,370
# of Students in 3rd Grade:19878,512
# of Students in 4th Grade:19279,914
# of Students in 5th Grade:18379,805
# of Students in 6th Grade:16879,025
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 52,193
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 52,811
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 4,052
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 4,729
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 5,320
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 5,405
# of Ungraded Students: - 284

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,532 in this school district is less 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 $9,666 is less 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$28 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of Griffith   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$24 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Griffith   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$11,532$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Griffith   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$9,666$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Griffith   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.

Griffith School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Beiriger Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    601 N Lillian St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 924-4030

    Grades: PK-6 | 518 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    600 N Jay St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 923-4488

    Grades: K-6 | 359 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Eldon Ready Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1345 N Broad St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 838-4214

    Grades: K-6 | 405 students
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