South Putnam Community Schools School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,139 students in South Putnam Community Schools School District. South Putnam Community Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in South Putnam Community Schools School District are Fillmore Elementary School, Central Elementary School and South Putnam Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in South Putnam Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameSouth Putnam Community Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.sputnam.k12.in.us/
School District Phone Number(765) 653-3119
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools4 Schools1,923 Schools
# of Students1,139 Students1,052,560 Students
# of Teachers78 Teachers60,844 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1

District Comparison

South Putnam Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#153 out of 373 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of South Putnam Community Schools  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Putnam 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Putnam 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of South Putnam Community Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.120.51
# of American Indian Students2 Students2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1 Student25,462 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students34 Students125,428 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
12%
# of Black Students2 Students132,693 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# of White Students1,070 Students714,912 Students
% White Students
94%
68%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students27 Students51,208 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1418,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:8477,863
# of Students in 1st Grade:7476,204
# of Students in 2nd Grade:8076,370
# of Students in 3rd Grade:8378,637
# of Students in 4th Grade:7680,019
# of Students in 5th Grade:7979,905
# of Students in 6th Grade:8579,149
# of Students in 7th Grade:9278,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:8379,979
# of Students in 9th Grade:10080,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:11080,772
# of Students in 11th Grade:9083,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:8980,340
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,724

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,583 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 $10,737 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 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$14 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of South Putnam Community Schools  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$12 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of South Putnam Community Schools  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$12,583$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in South Putnam 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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,737$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in South Putnam 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 2016-17 school year data.

South Putnam Community Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Fillmore Elementary School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    161 S Main St
    Fillmore, IN 46128
    (765) 246-6136

    Grades: PK-5 | 139 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Central Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1888 E Us Hwy 40
    Greencastle, IN 46135
    (765) 653-6175

    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
  • Rank: #33.
    South Putnam Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1780 E Us Hwy 40
    Greencastle, IN 46135
    (765) 653-3148

    Grades: 6-8 | 260 students
  • Rank: #44.
    South Putnam High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1780 E Us Hwy 40
    Greencastle, IN 46135
    (765) 653-3148

    Grades: 9-12 | 389 students
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