Northern Wells Community Schools School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,476 students in Northern Wells Community Schools School District. Northern Wells Community Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Public schools in Northern Wells Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).
|School District Name||Northern Wells Community Schools School District|
|School District Website||http://www.nwcs.k12.in.us|
|School District Phone Number||(260) 622-4125|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (IN)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||1,924 Schools|
|# of Students||2,476 Students||1,052,826 Students|
|# of Teachers||140 Teachers||60,859 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1||17:1|
Northern Wells Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 373 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 91% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (IN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#103 out of 373 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||8 Students||2,103 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||29 Students||25,462 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||93 Students||125,582 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||25 Students||132,751 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||2,254 Students||714,936 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||2 Students||802 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||65 Students||51,238 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||25||18,972|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||163||77,895|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||178||76,250|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||190||76,421|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||183||78,682|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||184||80,063|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||156||79,953|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||201||79,149|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||206||78,435|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||188||79,979|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||217||80,524|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||203||80,772|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||205||83,667|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||177||80,340|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||1,724|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $10,708 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 $9,688 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||$27 MM||$16 MM|
|Spending||$24 MM||$15 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$10,708||$11,838|
|Revenue / Student||$9,688||$10,933|
Northern Wells Community Schools School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.3240 E 300 N
Bluffton, IN 46714
Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
- Rank: #22.1100 E Us 224
Ossian, IN 46777
Grades: 6-8 | 595 students
- Rank: #33.213 S Jefferson
Ossian, IN 46777
Grades: K-5 | 552 students
- Rank: #44.1100 E Us 224
Ossian, IN 46777
Grades: 9-12 | 802 students
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