Seymour Community Schools School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,701 students in Seymour Community Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in Seymour Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Seymour Community Schools School District are Cortland Elementary School, Emerson Elementary School and Seymour-redding Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Seymour Community Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Seymour Community Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,917 Schools
# Students
4,701 Students
1,047,222 Students
# Teachers
236 Teachers
60,737 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Seymour Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 369 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 96% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IN)
Overall District Rank
#262 out of 379 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Seymour Community Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Seymour Community Schools  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Seymour Community Schools  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Seymour Community Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.48
0.51
# American Indian Students
6 Students
2,088 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
61 Students
25,441 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,268 Students
124,991 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
12%
# Black Students
41 Students
131,224 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# White Students
3,140 Students
711,646 Students
% White Students
67%
68%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
800 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
182 Students
50,965 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
32
18,972
# Students in K Grade:
352
77,589
# Students in 1st Grade:
370
75,895
# Students in 2nd Grade:
329
76,103
# Students in 3rd Grade:
344
78,337
# Students in 4th Grade:
398
79,819
# Students in 5th Grade:
383
79,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
346
79,098
# Students in 7th Grade:
323
78,192
# Students in 8th Grade:
335
79,358
# Students in 9th Grade:
357
80,310
# Students in 10th Grade:
405
80,107
# Students in 11th Grade:
405
82,817
# Students in 12th Grade:
322
79,244
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,678

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,407 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,551. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,875 is less than the state median of $11,226. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$54 MM
$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Seymour Community Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$51 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Seymour Community Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,407
$12,551
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Seymour Community Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,875
$11,226
This chart display average spending per public school student in Seymour Community Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Seymour Community Schools School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cortland Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6687 N Cr 400 E
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-7483
Grades: K-5
| 130 students
Rank: #22.
Emerson Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 Emerson Dr
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-2596
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #33.
Seymour-redding Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 N Ewing St
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-5621
Grades: K-5
| 543 students
Rank: #44.
Seymour Senior High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1350 W 2nd St
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-4384
Grades: 9-12
| 1,489 students
Rank: #55.
Seymour-jackson Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
508 B Ave East
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-5709
Grades: PK-5
| 654 students
Rank: #66.
Seymour Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
920 N O'brien St
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-5453
Grades: 6-8
| 1,004 students
Rank: #77.
Margaret R Brown Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
550 Miller Ln
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-5539
Grades: K-5
| 536 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,701 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48

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