Knox Community High School

  • Knox Community High School serves 596 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Knox Community High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Knox Community High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Knox Community High School's student population of 596 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Knox Community High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Knox Community High School is 0.15, 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 Testing Rank#1247 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
92%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.150.51
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKnox Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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