North Putnam Middle School

  • North Putnam Middle School serves 340 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Putnam Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

North Putnam Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • North Putnam Middle School's student population of 340 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Putnam Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Putnam Middle School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. 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 (16-17)#806 out of 1769 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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Hispanic
n/a
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
98%
68%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Putnam Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.040.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Putnam Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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