Jennings County School Corporation School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public elementary schools serving 2,298 students in Jennings County School Corporation School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in Jennings County School Corporation School District are Graham Creek Elementary School, Brush Creek Elementary School and Scipio Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in Jennings County School Corporation School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Indiana public elementary school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public elementary school average of 33% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameJennings County School Corporation School District
School District Websitehttp://www.jcsc.org
School District Phone Number(812) 346-4483
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools6 Schools1,427 Schools
# of Students2,298 Students684,509 Students
# of Teachers138 Teachers38,823 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

Jennings County School Corporation School District, which is ranked within the top 50% 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 94% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#145 out of 373 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jennings County School Corporation  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jennings County School Corporation  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)
57%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jennings County School Corporation  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
94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jennings County School Corporation  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.190.52
# of American Indian Students2 Students1,275 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students4 Students16,557 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students155 Students84,547 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
12%
# of Black Students13 Students86,770 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# of White Students2,070 Students459,653 Students
% White Students
90%
67%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a566 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students54 Students35,189 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2813,682
# of Students in Kindergarten:31175,969
# of Students in 1st Grade:32576,250
# of Students in 2nd Grade:32776,421
# of Students in 3rd Grade:33978,557
# of Students in 4th Grade:31879,958
# of Students in 5th Grade:33579,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:31579,025
# 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 $13,353 is higher 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 $11,737 is higher 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$56 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jennings County School Corporation  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$50 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Jennings County School Corporation  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$13,353$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jennings County School Corporation  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$11,737$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jennings County School Corporation  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.

Jennings County School Corporation School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Graham Creek Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7910 S Cr 90 W
    Commiskey, IN 47227
    (812) 346-4179

    Grades: K-6 | 295 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Brush Creek Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4275 E Us Hwy 50
    North Vernon, IN 47265
    (812) 458-6582

    Grades: K-6 | 340 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Scipio Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6320 N Hwy 7
    Scipio, IN 47273
    (812) 392-2055

    Grades: K-6 | 308 students
  • Rank: #44.
    North Vernon Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    810 W Walnut
    North Vernon, IN 47265
    (812) 346-4903

    Grades: K-6 | 674 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Hayden Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    55 S Cr 685 W
    Hayden, IN 47245
    (812) 346-2813

    Grades: K-6 | 294 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Sand Creek Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1450 W Cr 500 N
    North Vernon, IN 47265
    (812) 352-9343

    Grades: PK-6 | 387 students
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