Top St. Joseph County Public Schools

All
(73)
All
(73)
 
High
(14)
High
(14)
 
Middle
(20)
Middle
(20)
 
Elementary
(57)
Elementary
(57)
 
Pre-K
(17)
Pre-K
(17)
 
Charter
(5)
Charter
(5)
 
Private
(46)
Private
(46)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 73 public schools in St. Joseph County, IN, serving 39,625 students. St. Joseph County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
St. Joseph County, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in St. Joseph County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public schools.
The top ranked public schools in St. Joseph County, IN are Northpoint Elementary School, Prairie Vista Elementary School and Mary Frank Harris Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the Indiana public school average of 17:1.

Top St. Joseph County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Northpoint Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    50800 Cherry Rd
    Granger, IN 46530
    (574) 271-8598

    Grades: K-5 | 638 students
  • Prairie Vista Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    15400 Brick Rd
    Granger, IN 46530
    (574) 271-0055

    Grades: K-5 | 512 students
  • Mary Frank Harris Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13111 Adams Rd
    Granger, IN 46530
    (574) 272-0340

    Grades: PK-5 | 425 students
  • Discovery Middle School Math: 82% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10050 Brummitt Rd
    Granger, IN 46530
    (574) 674-6010

    Grades: 6-8 | 908 students
  • Horizon Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10060 Brummitt Rd
    Granger, IN 46530
    (574) 679-9788

    Grades: PK-5 | 666 students
  • Olive Township Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    300 W Ben St
    New Carlisle, IN 46552
    (574) 654-7531

    Grades: K-5 | 488 students
  • Madison Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    66030 Dogwood Rd
    Wakarusa, IN 46573
    (574) 633-4531

    Grades: K-5 | 127 students
  • North Liberty School Math: 78% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    400 School Dr
    North Liberty, IN 46554
    (574) 656-8123

    Grades: K-6 | 505 students
  • Bittersweet Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    55860 Bittersweet
    Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (574) 259-6341

    Grades: PK-5 | 548 students
  • Moran Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    305 N Beech Rd
    Osceola, IN 46561
    (574) 674-8504

    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
  • Meadow's Edge Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    16333 Kern Rd
    Mishawaka, IN 46544
    (574) 255-9347

    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
  • Lasalle Intermediate Academy Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2701 W Elwood
    South Bend, IN 46628
    (574) 393-4700

    Grades: 5-8 | 826 students
  • Elm Road Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    59400 Elm Rd
    Mishawaka, IN 46544
    (574) 259-3743

    Grades: PK-5 | 559 students
  • Elsie Rogers Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    56219 Currant Rd
    Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (574) 259-5231

    Grades: PK-5 | 363 students
  • John Glenn High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    201 John Glenn Dr
    Walkerton, IN 46574
    (574) 586-3195

    Grades: 9-12 | 603 students
  • Walkerton Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    805 Washington St
    Walkerton, IN 46574
    (574) 586-3186

    Grades: PK-6 | 533 students
  • Penn High School Math: 58% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    56100 Bittersweet Rd
    Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (574) 259-7961

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,726 students
  • Tarkington Traditional Center Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3414 Hepler Rd
    South Bend, IN 46635
    (574) 393-3600

    Grades: K-4 | 351 students
  • Schmucker Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    56045 Bittersweet Rd
    Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (574) 259-5661

    Grades: 6-8 | 955 students
  • Kennedy Primary Academy Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    609 N Olive St
    South Bend, IN 46628
    (574) 393-3100

    Grades: K-4 | 642 students
  • Virgil I Grissom Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    13881 Kern Rd
    Mishawaka, IN 46544
    (574) 633-4061

    Grades: 6-8 | 650 students
  • Twin Branch Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3810 Lincoln Way E
    Mishawaka, IN 46544
    (574) 254-3500

    Grades: K-6 | 356 students
  • Walt Disney Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4015 N Filbert Rd
    Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (574) 259-2486

    Grades: K-5 | 523 students
  • Laville Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    12645 Tyler Rd
    Lakeville, IN 46536
    (574) 784-2311

    Grades: K-6 | 598 students
  • Harold C Urey Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    407 Washington St
    Walkerton, IN 46574
    (574) 586-3184

    Grades: 7-8 | 330 students
  • Fred J Hums Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3208 Harrison Rd
    Mishawaka, IN 46544
    (574) 254-3800

    Grades: PK-6 | 354 students
  • Laville Junior Senior High School Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    69969 Us 31 S
    Lakeville, IN 46536
    (574) 784-3151

    Grades: 7-12 | 584 students
  • Hamilton Traditional School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1530 E Jackson Rd
    South Bend, IN 46614
    (574) 393-2100

    Grades: K-4 | 337 students
  • Liberty Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 E Pregel Dr
    Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (574) 254-3700

    Grades: PK-6 | 500 students
  • Career Academy High School Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3801 Crescent Circle
    South Bend, IN 46628
    (574) 299-9800

    Grades: 9-12 | 297 students
  • Battell Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    715 E Broadway
    Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (574) 254-3900

    Grades: K-6 | 294 students
  • Career Academy Middle School Charter School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3801 Cresent Circle - Suite B
    South Bend, IN 46628
    (574) 299-9800

    Grades: 6-8 | 323 students
  • John J Young Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1801 N Main St
    Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (574) 254-3600

    Grades: 7-8 | 789 students
  • Beiger Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1600 E Third St
    Mishawaka, IN 46544
    (574) 254-4700

    Grades: PK-6 | 617 students
  • Nuner Primary Center Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2716 Pleasant St
    South Bend, IN 46615
    (574) 393-2600

    Grades: PK-4 | 330 students
  • Show 38 more public schools in St. Joseph County, IN (out of 73 total schools)
Recent Articles
Jay McDowell, a public school teacher in Howell, evicted a student for making anti-homosexual comments, but now the instructor faces suspension. Learn about the national controversy that involves this local Michigan teacher.
A six-year old in Aurora, Colorado, was suspended after singing an LMFAO song to a little girl in his class and reportedly “shaking his booty.” We look at the case and the sexual harassment problem in public schools today.
After playing rapper Macklemore's "Same Love" pro-gay rights rap song in class, a Michigan teacher was suspended with no pay. We explore the controversy.