Southern Wells Com Schools School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 877 students in Southern Wells Com Schools School District. Southern Wells Com Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Southern Wells Com Schools School District are Southern Wells Elementary School and Southern Wells Junior Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Southern Wells Com Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (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 3% 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 Wells Com Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.swraiders.com
School District Phone Number(765) 728-5537
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools2 Schools1,924 Schools
# of Students877 Students1,052,826 Students
# of Teachers59 Teachers60,859 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1

District Comparison

Southern Wells Com 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% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#182 out of 373 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Southern Wells Com Schools  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern Wells Com 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)
53%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southern Wells Com 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%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southern Wells Com 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
0.060.51
# of American Indian Students3 Students2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students4 Students25,462 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students15 Students125,582 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
12%
# of Black Students2 Students132,751 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# of White Students849 Students714,936 Students
% White Students
97%
68%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students4 Students51,238 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:7677,895
# of Students in 1st Grade:6776,250
# of Students in 2nd Grade:5376,421
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7178,682
# of Students in 4th Grade:6780,063
# of Students in 5th Grade:7179,953
# of Students in 6th Grade:7579,149
# of Students in 7th Grade:6878,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:7379,979
# of Students in 9th Grade:7080,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:5980,772
# of Students in 11th Grade:7283,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:5580,340
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,724

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,361 in this school district is less 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 $9,967 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$9 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southern Wells Com 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$9 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Southern Wells Com 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$10,361$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southern Wells Com 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$9,967$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southern Wells Com 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.

Southern Wells Com Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Southern Wells Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    9120 S 300 W
    Poneto, IN 46781
    (765) 728-2121

    Grades: K-6 | 480 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Southern Wells Junior Senior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9120 S 300 W
    Poneto, IN 46781
    (765) 728-5534

    Grades: 7-12 | 397 students
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