Griffith School District
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).
|School District Name||Griffith School District|
|School District Website||http://www.griffith.k12.in.us/|
|School District Phone Number||(219) 924-4250|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (IN)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||1,426 Schools|
|# of Students||1,282 Students||684,243 Students|
|# of Teachers||78 Teachers||38,808 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||18:1|
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 Data||This School District||State Average (IN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#113 out of 373 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||1 Student||1,275 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||11 Students||16,557 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||318 Students||84,393 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||263 Students||86,712 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||626 Students||459,629 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||566 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||63 Students||35,159 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||38||13,682|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||165||75,937|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||164||76,204|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||174||76,370|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||198||78,512|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||192||79,914|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||183||79,805|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||168||79,025|
|# 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 2016-2017||This School District||This State (IN)|
|Total Revenue||$28 MM||$16 MM|
|Spending||$24 MM||$15 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,532||$11,838|
|Revenue / Student||$9,666||$10,933|
Griffith School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #22.600 N Jay St
Griffith, IN 46319
Grades: K-6 | 359 students
- Rank: #33.1345 N Broad St
Griffith, IN 46319
Grades: K-6 | 405 students
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