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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public schools in Wells County, IN, serving 4,950 students.
  • Wells County, IN public school have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in Wells County have an average ranking in the top 30% of Indiana public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Wells County, IN are Lancaster Central School, Norwell Middle School and Ossian Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana public school average of 17:1.

Top Wells County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bluffton High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1 Tiger Trl
    Bluffton, IN 46714
    (260)824-3724

    Grades: 9-12 | 442 students
  • Bluffton-harrison Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1100 E Spring St
    Bluffton, IN 46714
    (260)824-0333

    Grades: K-4 | 676 students
  • Bluffton-harrison Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1500 Stogdill Rd
    Bluffton, IN 46714
    (260)824-3536

    Grades: 5-8 | 479 students
  • Lancaster Central School Math: 76% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3240 E 300 N
    Bluffton, IN 46714
    (260)565-3135

    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
  • Norwell High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1100 E Us 224
    Ossian, IN 46777
    (260)543-2213

    Grades: 9-12 | 802 students
  • Norwell Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1100 E Us 224
    Ossian, IN 46777
    (260)543-2218

    Grades: 6-8 | 595 students
  • Ossian Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    213 S Jefferson
    Ossian, IN 46777
    (260)622-4179

    Grades: K-5 | 552 students
  • Southern Wells Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 50%
    9120 S 300 W
    Poneto, IN 46781
    (765)728-2121

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

    Grades: 7-12 | 397 students
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