South Spencer County School Corp School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 816 students in South Spencer County School Corp School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in South Spencer County School Corp School District are Luce Elementary School, South Spencer Middle School and Rockport-ohio Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in South Spencer County School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Indiana public elementary school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (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 8% 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 NameSouth Spencer County School Corp School District
School District Websitehttp://www.sspencer.k12.in.us/
School District Phone Number(812) 649-2591
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools3 Schools1,426 Schools
# of Students816 Students684,243 Students
# of Teachers49 Teachers38,808 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

South Spencer County School Corp School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#84 out of 373 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of South Spencer County School Corp  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Spencer County 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Spencer County 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of South Spencer County School Corp  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.150.52
# of American Indian Students2 Students1,275 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1 Student16,557 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students14 Students84,393 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
12%
# of Black Students10 Students86,712 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# of White Students754 Students459,629 Students
% White Students
93%
67%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a566 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students35 Students35,159 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1713,682
# of Students in Kindergarten:8475,937
# of Students in 1st Grade:7976,204
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9276,370
# of Students in 3rd Grade:8078,512
# of Students in 4th Grade:9479,914
# of Students in 5th Grade:8679,805
# of Students in 6th Grade:8579,025
# of Students in 7th Grade:9752,193
# of Students in 8th Grade:10252,811
# 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 $13,310 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 $11,798 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$16 MM$16 MM
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Spending$15 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of South Spencer County School Corp  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$13,310$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in South Spencer County School Corp  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$11,798$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in South Spencer County School Corp  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 Spencer County School Corp School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Luce Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1057 N Cr 700 W
    Richland, IN 47634
    (812) 359-4401

    Grades: K-5 | 235 students
  • Rank: #22.
    South Spencer Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1298 N Orchard Rd
    Rockport, IN 47635
    (812) 649-2203

    Grades: 6-8 | 284 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Rockport-ohio Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    200 S 6th St
    Rockport, IN 47635
    (812) 649-2201

    Grades: PK-5 | 297 students
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