John H Castle Elementary School

  • John H Castle Elementary School serves 972 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • John H Castle Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

John H Castle Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • John H Castle Elementary School's student population of 972 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students972 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John H Castle Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John H Castle Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#102 out of 1762 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
1%
12%
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White
83%
69%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.320.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWarrick County School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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