Spencer-Owen Community Schools School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,564 students in Spencer-Owen Community Schools School District. Spencer-Owen Community Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Spencer-Owen Community Schools School District are Gosport Elementary School, Mccormick's Creek Elementary School and Owen Valley Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Spencer-Owen Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameSpencer-Owen Community Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.socs.k12.in.us
School District Phone Number(812) 829-2233
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools6 Schools1,924 Schools
# of Students2,564 Students1,052,826 Students
# of Teachers128 Teachers60,859 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1

District Comparison

Spencer-Owen 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#245 out of 373 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Spencer-Owen Community Schools  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Spencer-Owen 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)
46%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Spencer-Owen 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 Spencer-Owen 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
0.100.51
# of American Indian Students9 Students2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students21 Students25,462 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students34 Students125,582 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
12%
# of Black Students14 Students132,751 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# of White Students2,428 Students714,936 Students
% White Students
95%
68%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students58 Students51,238 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9018,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:15577,895
# of Students in 1st Grade:17676,250
# of Students in 2nd Grade:18176,421
# of Students in 3rd Grade:18878,682
# of Students in 4th Grade:19580,063
# of Students in 5th Grade:19579,953
# of Students in 6th Grade:18079,149
# of Students in 7th Grade:20478,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:19779,979
# of Students in 9th Grade:18880,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:20080,772
# of Students in 11th Grade:22483,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:19180,340
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,724

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,349 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 $11,091 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$32 MM$16 MM
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Spending$28 MM$15 MM
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Revenue / Student$12,349$11,838
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Revenue / Student$11,091$10,933
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Spencer-Owen Community Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Gosport Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9th St
    Gosport, IN 47433
    (812) 879-4694

    Grades: K-6 | 165 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mccormick's Creek Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1601 Flatwoods Rd
    Spencer, IN 47460
    (812) 828-6000

    Grades: K-6 | 360 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Owen Valley Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    626 W St Hwy 46
    Spencer, IN 47460
    (812) 829-2249

    Grades: 7-8 | 401 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Spencer Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    151 Hillside Ave
    Spencer, IN 47460
    (812) 829-2253

    Grades: PK-6 | 682 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Patricksburg Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Hwy 246
    Patricksburg, IN 47455
    (812) 859-4525

    Grades: K-6 | 153 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Owen Valley Community High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    622 W Sr 46
    Spencer, IN 47460
    (812) 829-2266

    Grades: 9-12 | 803 students
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