Top 10 Best Henry County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 7,189 students in Henry County, IN. Henry County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Henry County, IN are Shenandoah Elementary School, James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School and Westwood Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Henry County, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Henry County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Henry County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Shenandoah Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5256 N Raider Rd
Middletown, IN 47356
(765) 354-6636
Grades: PK-5
| 626 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1201 Riley Rd
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-7211
Grades: 1-6
| 253 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Westwood Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1015 S Greensboro Pike
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-7215
Grades: 1-6
| 246 students
Rank: #44.
Knightstown Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8632 S Sr 109
Knightstown, IN 46148
(765) 345-2151
Grades: PK-3
| 340 students
Rank: #55.
Shenandoah High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7354 W Us 36
Middletown, IN 47356
(765) 354-6640
Grades: 9-12
| 446 students
Rank: #66.
Tri-elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6972 S St Rd 103
Straughn, IN 47387
(765) 987-7090
Grades: K-5
| 362 students
Rank: #77.
Sunnyside Elementary School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2601 S 14th St
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-7213
Grades: K-6
| 166 students
Rank: #88.
Knightstown High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8149 W Us Hwy 40
Knightstown, IN 46148
(765) 345-5153
Grades: 9-12
| 373 students
Rank: #99.
New Castle High School
Math: 32% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
801 Parkview Dr
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 593-6670
Grades: 7-12
| 987 students
Rank: #1010.
Shenandoah Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
5156 N Raider Rd
Middletown, IN 47356
(765) 354-6638
Grades: 6-8
| 351 students
Rank: #1111.
Wilbur Wright Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1950 Washington St
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-7217
Grades: K-6
| 332 students
Rank: #1212.
Blue River Valley Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4713 N Hillsboro Rd
Mount Summit, IN 47361
(765) 836-4851
Grades: PK-6
| 391 students
Rank: #1313.
Knightstown Intermediate School
Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Panther Trl
Knightstown, IN 46148
(765) 345-5455
Grades: 4-8
| 412 students
Rank: #1414.
New Castle Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
601 Parkview Dr
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-7230
Grades: 7-8
| 489 students
Rank: #1515.
Eastwood Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
806 S 22nd St
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-7205
Grades: PK-6
| 301 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Blue River Valley Junior Senior High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4741 N Hillsboro Rd
Mount Summit, IN 47361
(765) 836-4811
Grades: 7-12
| 274 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Parker Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1819 Roosevelt
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-7209
Grades: K-6
| 391 students
Rank: #1818.
Tri Junior-senior High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6972 S St Rd 103
Straughn, IN 47387
(765) 987-7988
Grades: 6-12
| 449 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Henry County, IN

Henry County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
329 South 5th St
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-7207
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
103 West Cr 100 North
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 593-9603
Grades: 6-12
| 12 students
232 Vine Street
Kennard, IN 47351
(765) 785-2221
Grades: K-4
| 83 students
801 Parkview Dr
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 593-6680
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1407 Walnut St
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-7237
Grades: 6-12
| 107 students
408 W Main St
Spiceland, IN 47385
(765) 987-7822
Grades: 1-4
| 72 students

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