Top 10 Best Hancock County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 25 public schools serving 14,758 students in Hancock County, IN (there are 3 private schools, serving 439 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in Hancock County, IN are educated in public schools (compared to the IN state average of 89%). Hancock County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Hancock County, IN are Geist Elementary School, Brandywine Elementary School and New Palestine Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hancock County, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Indiana public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 43% statewide average). Schools in Hancock County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Indiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 35% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Hancock County Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Geist Elementary School
(Math: 78% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
14051 E 104th St
Fortville, IN 46040
(317) 915-4260
Grades: K-4
| 674 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Brandywine Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
413 E 400 S
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 462-7396
Grades: K-4
| 282 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
New Palestine Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4801 S 500 W
New Palestine, IN 46163
(317) 861-5287
Grades: PK-4
| 567 students
Rank: #44.
Eastern Hancock High School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10320 E 250 N
Charlottesville, IN 46117
(317) 936-5595
Grades: 9-12
| 379 students
Rank: #55.
Eden Elementary School
(Math: 80-89% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8185 N Sr 9
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 326-3117
Grades: K-3
| 158 students
Rank: #66.
New Palestine Jr High School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2279 S 600 W
New Palestine, IN 46163
(317) 861-4487
Grades: 7-8
| 606 students
Rank: #77.
New Palestine Intermediate School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5613 W 200 South
New Palestine, IN 46163
(317) 861-4463
Grades: 5-6
| 573 students
Rank: #88.
Sugar Creek Elementary School
(Math: 57% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2337 S 600 W
New Palestine, IN 46163
(317) 861-6747
Grades: K-4
| 561 students
Rank: #99.
New Palestine High School
(Math: 41% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4485 S Victory Dr
New Palestine, IN 46163
(317) 861-4417
Grades: 9-12
| 1,167 students
Rank: #1010.
Mt Vernon High School
(Math: 41% | Reading: 71%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8112 N 200 W
Fortville, IN 46040
(317) 485-3131
Grades: 9-12
| 1,375 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Eastern Hancock Elementary School
(Math: 57% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10450 E 250 N
Charlottesville, IN 46117
(317) 936-5829
Grades: PK-5
| 517 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Jb Stephens Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1331 N Blue Rd
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 462-4491
Grades: PK-3
| 502 students
Rank: #1313.
Maxwell Intermediate School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
102 N Main St
Maxwell, IN 46154
(317) 326-3121
Grades: 4-6
| 465 students
Rank: #1414.
Greenfield-central High School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
810 N Broadway
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 462-9211
Grades: 9-12
| 1,474 students
Rank: #1515.
Fortville Elementary School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8414 N 200 W
Fortville, IN 46040
(317) 485-3180
Grades: K-5
| 722 students
Rank: #1616.
Harris Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
200 W Park Ave
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 467-6731
Grades: K-3
| 271 students
Rank: #1717.
Mccordsville Elementary School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7177 N 600 W
Mccordsville, IN 46055
(317) 336-7760
Grades: K-5
| 699 students
Rank: #1818.
Weston Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
140 Polk St
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 462-1492
Grades: K-3
| 351 students
Rank: #1919.
Greenfield Intermediate School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
204 W Park Ave
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 462-6827
Grades: 4-6
| 483 students
Rank: #2020.
Mt Vernon Middle School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1862 W Sr 234
Fortville, IN 46040
(317) 485-3160
Grades: 6-8
| 1,019 students
Rank: #2121.
Eastern Hancock Middle School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10380 E 250 N
Charlottesville, IN 46117
(317) 936-5324
Grades: 6-8
| 265 students
Rank: #2222.
Mt Comfort Elementary School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5694 W 300 N
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 894-7667
Grades: K-5
| 606 students
Rank: #2323.
Greenfield Central Junior High School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1440 N Franklin
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 477-4616
Grades: 7-8
| 717 students
Rank: #2424.
Geist Montessori Academy
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6058 W 900 N
Mccordsville, IN 46055
(317) 335-1158
Grades: K-8
| 220 students
Rank: n/an/a
1806 W Sr 234
Fortville, IN 46040
(317) 485-3100
Grades: PK
| 105 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Hancock County, IN

Hancock County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1834 Fields Blvd
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 462-9219
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
8414 North 200 West
Fortville, IN 46040
(317) 482-0021
Grades: 5-6
| 584 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Hancock County, IN?
The top ranked public schools in Hancock County, IN include Geist Elementary School, Brandywine Elementary School and New Palestine Elementary School. Hancock County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
How many public schools are located in Hancock County, IN?
25 public schools are located in Hancock County, IN.
What percentage of students in Hancock County, IN go to public school?
97% of all K-12 students in Hancock County, IN are educated in public schools (compared to the IN state average of 89%).
What is the racial composition of students in Hancock County, IN?
Hancock County, IN public schools minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Indiana public schools average of 35% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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