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

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 13,854 students in Howard County, IN. Howard County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Howard County, IN are Wallace Elementary School, Western Middle School and Eastern High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Howard County, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Howard County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Howard County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wallace Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2326 W Jefferson St
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 455-8000
Grades: K-5
| 355 students
Rank: #22.
Western Middle School
Math: 57% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(5)
2600 S 600 W
Russiaville, IN 46979
(765) 883-5566
Grades: 6-8
| 633 students
Rank: #33.
Eastern High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
421 S Harrison St
Greentown, IN 46936
(765) 628-3333
Grades: 9-12
| 527 students
Rank: #44.
Western Intermediate School
Math: 67% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2600 S 600 W
Russiaville, IN 46979
(765) 883-5554
Grades: 3-8
| 622 students
Rank: #55.
Western High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2600 S 600 W
Russiaville, IN 46979
(765) 883-5541
Grades: 8-12
| 824 students
Rank: #66.
Northwestern Senior High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3431 N 400 W
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-2332
Grades: 9-12
| 566 students
Rank: #77.
Howard Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3526 N 300 E
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-2326
Grades: K-6
| 270 students
Rank: #88.
Taylor High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3794 E Cr 300 S
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 453-1101
Grades: 9-12
| 402 students
Rank: #99.
Excel Center - Kokomo
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
101 W Superior St
Kokomo, IN 46901
(317) 524-3642
Grades: 10-12
| 361 students
Rank: #1010.
Northwestern Middle School
Math: 51% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3431 N 400 W
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-2323
Grades: 7-8
| 290 students
Rank: #1111.
Northwestern Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
4223 W Rd 350 N
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-2335
Grades: K-6
| 689 students
Rank: #1212.
Eastern Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
421 South Harrison Street
Greentown, IN 46936
(765) 628-5030
Grades: 6-8
| 333 students
Rank: #1313.
Eastern Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
308 S Harrison St
Greentown, IN 46936
(765) 628-7866
Grades: PK-7
| 655 students
Rank: #1414.
Sycamore Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
1600 E Sycamore
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-7090
Grades: K-5
| 518 students
Rank: #1515.
Lafayette Park Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
919 N Korby St
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-7060
Grades: PK-5
| 518 students
Rank: #1616.
Central Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
303 E Superior
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-7000
Grades: 6-8
| 537 students
Rank: #1717.
Boulevard Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1901 W Blvd
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 455-8070
Grades: PK-5
| 362 students
Rank: #1818.
Kokomo High School
Math: 15% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2501 S Berkley
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 455-8040
Grades: 9-12
| 1,837 students
Rank: #1919.
Taylor Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3794 E Cr 300 S
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 455-5186
Grades: 6-8
| 273 students
Rank: #2020.
Taylor Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5500 Wea Dr
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 453-3800
Grades: PK-5
| 628 students
Rank: #2121.
Bon Air Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2800 Apperson Way N
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-7030
Grades: K-5
| 343 students
Rank: #2222.
Pettit Park School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
901 W Havens
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-7075
Grades: PK-5
| 297 students
Rank: #2323.
Elwood Haynes Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
910 S Cooper
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-7050
Grades: PK-5
| 739 students
Rank: #2424.
Maple Crest Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
2727 S Washington
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 455-8085
Grades: 6-8
| 409 students
Rank: #2525.
Bon Air Middle School
Math: 13% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2796 Apperson Way N
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-7025
Grades: 6-8
| 275 students
Kokomo Area Career Center
Vocational School
2415 S Berkley Rd
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 455-8021
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
2600 S 600 W
Russiaville, IN 46979
(765) 883-5528
Grades: K-2
| 591 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Howard County, IN

Howard County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1234 N Courtland
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-7040
Grades: K-5
| 177 students
900 S Goyer Rd
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 454-7045
Grades: K-5
| 269 students
923 North Korby St
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 454-7065
Grades: 8
| 106 students
300 West Lincoln Rd
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 455-8080
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
3700 East 300 South
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 453-1500
Grades: 4-5
| 177 students
1500 South Washington St
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 454-7100
Grades: K-5
| n/a students

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