Whitley County Con Schools School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,599 students in Whitley County Con Schools School District. Whitley County Con Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Whitley County Con Schools School District are Northern Heights Elementary School, Indian Springs Middle School and Little Turtle Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Whitley County Con Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameWhitley County Con Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.wccs.k12.in.us/
School District Phone Number(260) 244-5771
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools6 Schools1,923 Schools
# of Students3,599 Students1,052,560 Students
# of Teachers208 Teachers60,844 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1

District Comparison

Whitley County Con Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 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 95% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#169 out of 373 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Whitley County Con Schools  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Whitley County Con 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)
54%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whitley County Con 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
95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Whitley County Con 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
0.160.51
# of American Indian Students13 Students2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students23 Students25,462 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students129 Students125,428 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
12%
# of Black Students21 Students132,693 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# of White Students3,296 Students714,912 Students
% White Students
91%
68%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students116 Students51,208 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6318,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:29077,863
# of Students in 1st Grade:24676,204
# of Students in 2nd Grade:27876,370
# of Students in 3rd Grade:26978,637
# of Students in 4th Grade:28680,019
# of Students in 5th Grade:29479,905
# of Students in 6th Grade:25279,149
# of Students in 7th Grade:25278,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:28079,979
# of Students in 9th Grade:28680,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:28780,772
# of Students in 11th Grade:26283,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:24680,340
# of Ungraded Students:81,724

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,236 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 $9,475 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$40 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of Whitley County Con 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$34 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Whitley County Con 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$11,236$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Whitley County Con 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$9,475$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Whitley County Con 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.

Whitley County Con Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Northern Heights Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5209 N Sr 109
    Columbia City, IN 46725
    (260) 691-2371

    Grades: K-5 | 515 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Indian Springs Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1692 S Sr 9
    Columbia City, IN 46725
    (260) 244-5148

    Grades: 6-8 | 784 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Little Turtle Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1710 S State Rd 9
    Columbia City, IN 46725
    (260) 244-3343

    Grades: K-5 | 542 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Coesse School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2250 S 500 E
    Columbia City, IN 46725
    (260) 244-3351

    Grades: K-5 | 314 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Mary Raber Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    700 E Jackson St
    Columbia City, IN 46725
    (260) 244-5857

    Grades: PK-5 | 355 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Columbia City High School Math: 21% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 N Whitley St
    Columbia City, IN 46725
    (260) 244-6136

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,089 student
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