Jimtown High School

  • Jimtown High School serves 605 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • Jimtown High School's student population of 605 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students605 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jimtown High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jimtown High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1627 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
1%
12%
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White
85%
69%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.270.29
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Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaugo Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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I was a student at Jimtown High in the 50's Sandra K Eash I was wondering if I could get copies of my year books or what I would have to do Thank You Sandra Parsonss
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