Washington Community Schools School District

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Overview

School District NameWashington Community Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.wcs.k12.in.us/
School District Phone Number(812) 254-5536
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools6 Schools1,922 Schools
# of Students2,605 Students1,052,874 Students
# of Teachers138 Teachers60,857 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1

District Comparison

  • Washington Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the
    4/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 373 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington 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)
48%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington 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 Rate90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Washington 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 Score0.460.51
# of American Indian Students10 Students2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students16 Students25,462 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students571 Students125,582 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
12%
# of Black Students99 Students132,751 Students
% Black Students
4%
13%
# of White Students1,834 Students714,936 Students
% White Students
70%
68%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students74 Students51,238 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:19177,895
# of Students in 1st Grade:17976,250
# of Students in 2nd Grade:20476,421
# of Students in 3rd Grade:21878,682
# of Students in 4th Grade:23380,063
# of Students in 5th Grade:22479,953
# of Students in 6th Grade:20579,149
# of Students in 7th Grade:20078,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:18479,979
# of Students in 9th Grade:21480,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:18380,785
# of Students in 11th Grade:20083,703
# of Students in 12th Grade:16780,464
# of Ungraded Students:31,599

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,439 in this school district is less than the state average of 13727. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,006 is less than the state average of $11,663. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$29 MM$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Washington Community Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$25 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Washington Community Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,43913727
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Washington Community Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,00611663
This chart display average spending per public school student in Washington Community Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Washington Community Schools School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Veale Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    326 E 450 S
    Washington, IN 47501
    (812) 254-3968

    Grades: K-6 | 173 students
  • North Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 64%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    600 Ne 6th St
    Washington, IN 47501
    (812) 254-8363

    Grades: K-6 | 416 students
  • Helen Griffith Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 55%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    803 E National Hwy
    Washington, IN 47501
    (812) 254-8360

    Grades: K-6 | 418 students
  • Washington Junior High School Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    210 Ne 6th St
    Washington, IN 47501
    (812) 254-2682

    Grades: 7-8 | 384 students
  • Washington High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    608 E Walnut St
    Washington, IN 47501
    (812) 254-3860

    Grades: 9-12 | 767 students
  • Lena Dunn Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    801 Nw 11th St
    Washington, IN 47501
    (812) 254-8366

    Grades: K-6 | 447 students
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