Plainfield Community School Corp School District

985 S Longfellow Dr
Plainfield, IN 46168
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 5%

Top Rankings

Plainfield Community School Corp School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public elementary schools serving 3,751 students in Plainfield Community School Corp School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public elementary schools in Indiana.
Public Elementary Schools in Plainfield Community School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the Indiana public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 40% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public elementary school average of 35% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
9 Schools
1,414 Schools
# Students
5,766 Students
663,311 Students
# Teachers
323 Teachers
42,194 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Plainfield Community School Corp School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 391 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 97% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IN)
#10 out of 392 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Plainfield Community School Corp  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
62%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Plainfield Community School Corp  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 2020-21 school year data.
65%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plainfield Community School Corp  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 2020-21 school year data.
93%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Plainfield Community School Corp  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.36
0.54
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,057 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
172 Students
18,652 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# Hispanic Students
353 Students
87,160 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
13%
# Black Students
359 Students
86,117 Students
% Black Students
6%
13%
# White Students
4,584 Students
432,567 Students
% White Students
80%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
627 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
297 Students
37,131 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
192
16,100
# Students in K Grade:
407
74,361
# Students in 1st Grade:
385
74,314
# Students in 2nd Grade:
352
75,414
# Students in 3rd Grade:
398
74,063
# Students in 4th Grade:
455
75,161
# Students in 5th Grade:
410
75,204
# Students in 6th Grade:
446
76,895
# Students in 7th Grade:
470
49,614
# Students in 8th Grade:
425
50,991
# Students in 9th Grade:
478
4,841
# Students in 10th Grade:
425
5,220
# Students in 11th Grade:
471
5,404
# Students in 12th Grade:
439
5,616
# Ungraded Students:
13
113

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,360 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,179. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,444 is less than the state median of $12,810. The school district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$71 MM
$13,615 MM
This chart display total revenue of Plainfield Community School Corp  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$66 MM
$13,234 MM
This chart display total spending of Plainfield Community School Corp  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,360
$13,179
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Plainfield Community School Corp  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,444
$12,810
This chart display average spending per public school student in Plainfield Community School Corp  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Plainfield Community School Corp School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Elementary School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
110 Wabash St
Plainfield, IN 46168
(317) 839-7707
Grades: K-5
| 544 students
Rank: #22.
Van Buren Elementary School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
225 S Shaw St
Plainfield, IN 46168
(317) 839-2575
Grades: K-5
| 531 students
Rank: #33.
Plainfield Community Middle School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
709 Stafford Rd
Plainfield, IN 46168
(317) 838-3966
Grades: 6-8
| 1,333 students
Rank: #44.
Brentwood Elementary School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1630 E Oliver St
Plainfield, IN 46168
(317) 839-4802
Grades: K-5
| 441 students
Rank: #55.
Clarks Creek Elementary School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
401 Elm Dr
Plainfield, IN 46168
(317) 839-0120
Grades: K-5
| 442 students
Rank: #66.
Pride Academy
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
709 Stafford Rd
Plainfield, IN 46168
(317) 839-2578
Grades: 6-11
| 11 students
Rank: n/an/a
6440 S County Road 600 E
Plainfield, IN 46168
(317) 839-2698
Grades: K-5
| 449 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 9 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,766 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • : 93% (Top 30% in IN)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 62% (Top 5%)
  • : 65% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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