Southern Hancock County Com School Corp School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 3,683 students in Southern Hancock County Com School Corp School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in Southern Hancock County Com School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Southern Hancock County Com School Corp School District are Brandywine Elementary School, Doe Creek Middle School and Sugar Creek Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Southern Hancock County Com School Corp School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameSouthern Hancock County Com School Corp School District
School District Websitehttp://corp.newpal.k12.in.us
School District Phone Number(317) 861-4463
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools5 Schools1,921 Schools
# of Students3,683 Students1,052,152 Students
# of Teachers193 Teachers60,843 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1

District Rank

Southern Hancock County Com School Corp School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 371 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 94% has decreased from 96% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall District Rank
#33 out of 379 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Southern Hancock County Com School Corp  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern Hancock County Com 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southern Hancock County Com 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southern Hancock County Com School Corp  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.130.51
# of American Indian Students9 Students2,102 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students21 Students25,473 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students107 Students125,501 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
12%
# of Black Students14 Students132,203 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# of White Students3,431 Students714,852 Students
% White Students
93%
68%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students99 Students51,267 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9618,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:24677,742
# of Students in 1st Grade:24876,083
# of Students in 2nd Grade:26576,254
# of Students in 3rd Grade:25778,501
# of Students in 4th Grade:28479,996
# of Students in 5th Grade:27180,074
# of Students in 6th Grade:27479,332
# of Students in 7th Grade:28678,528
# of Students in 8th Grade:28580,098
# of Students in 9th Grade:29480,440
# of Students in 10th Grade:29080,687
# of Students in 11th Grade:30783,532
# of Students in 12th Grade:27480,235
# of Ungraded Students:61,678

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,532 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,977. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,297 is less than the state median of $11,061. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$39 MM$16 MM
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Spending$34 MM$15 MM
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Revenue / Student$10,532$11,977
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Revenue / Student$9,297$11,061
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Best Southern Hancock County Com School Corp School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Brandywine Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    413 E 400 S
    Greenfield, IN 46140
    (317) 462-7396

    Grades: K-6 | 345 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Doe Creek Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2279 S 600 W
    New Palestine, IN 46163
    (317) 861-4487

    Grades: 7-8 | 571 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Sugar Creek Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2337 S 600 W
    New Palestine, IN 46163
    (317) 861-6747

    Grades: K-6 | 843 students
  • Rank: #44.
    New Palestine High School Math: 45% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4485 S Victory Dr
    New Palestine, IN 46163
    (317) 861-4417

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,171 student
  • Rank: #55.
    New Palestine Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4801 S 500 W
    New Palestine, IN 46163
    (317) 861-5287

    Grades: PK-6 | 753 students
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