Jay County High School

  • Jay County High School serves 1,118 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Jay County High School operates within the Jay Corp School District.
  • Jay Corp School District's 77% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1118 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,118 students
Jay County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Jay County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
Jay County High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeJay County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Jay County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Jay County High School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
4%
11%
Jay County High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
95%
70%
Jay County High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Jay County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJay County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.100.49
Jay County High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
41%
Jay County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
8%
Jay County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jay Corp School District's student population of 3,463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 68% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,279 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,922 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameJay Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed3,4631,465
Jay Corp School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate77%81%
Jay Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue$47 MM$19 MM
Jay Corp School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$38 MM$16 MM
Jay Corp School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,279$12,273
Jay Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,922$10,163
Jay Corp School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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