Lowell Senior High School

  • Lowell Senior High School serves 1,192 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lowell Senior 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 bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Lowell Senior High School's student population of 1,192 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,192 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lowell Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lowell Senior High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1378 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
55%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
11%
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Black
1%
12%
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White
88%
69%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lowell Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.220.28
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Graduation Rate
98%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lowell Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTri-creek Corporation School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Lowell is a very advanced and privileged school. It is a safe place that encourages students and helps them become successful in their futures. The school offers a lot of advanced course work that other schools may not have.
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The superintendent, against the wishes of the teachers, took away the weighted grade average of the honor clases, making it possible for student that majors in woodcraft to have a higher grade point average than the student who majors in science. Check out the stats for the management of the revenue. The school board works for her, not the other way around.
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