North Posey High School

5900 High School Rd
Poseyville, IN 47633
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
North Posey High School serves 449 students in grades 9-12.
North Posey 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

North Posey High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

North Posey High School's student population of 449 students has declined 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 Students449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

North Posey 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 North Posey High School is 0.10, 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
#882 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
White
95%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.100.51
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameM S D North Posey County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Posey High School is Gibson Southern High School (11.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Posey Junior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Poseyville North Posey Junior High School Math: 60% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 220 students
    0.1 miles
    5800 High School Rd
    Poseyville, IN 47633
    (812) 673-4244
    0.1 7-8 220
  • Poseyville North Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 427 students
    2.4 miles
    63 W Fletchall Ave
    Poseyville, IN 47633
    (812) 874-2710
    2.4 PK-6 427
  • Wadesville South Terrace Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 371 students
    5.2 miles
    8427 Haines Rd
    Wadesville, IN 47638
    (812) 985-3180
    5.2 PK-6 371
  • Owensville Owensville Community School Math: 52% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 460 students
    10.1 miles
    6569 S Sr 65
    Owensville, IN 47665
    (812) 724-3705
    10.1 K-8 460
  • Evansville Cynthia Heights Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 515 students
    11.3 miles
    7225 Big Cynthiana Rd
    Evansville, IN 47720
    (812) 435-8740
    11.3 K-5 515

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