Pendleton Heights Middle School

  • Pendleton Heights Middle School serves 744 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 72% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Pendleton Heights Middle School's student population of 744 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students744 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pendleton Heights Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pendleton Heights Middle School is 0.15, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#575 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
4%
12%
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White
92%
69%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.150.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Madison Com Sch Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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