Plainfield Community Middle School

  • Plainfield Community Middle School serves 1,282 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (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 86% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Plainfield Community Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Plainfield Community Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Plainfield Community Middle School's student population of 1,282 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plainfield Community Middle School is ranked within the top 5% 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 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plainfield Community Middle School is 0.29, 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)#61 out of 1769 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
84%
68%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plainfield Community Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.290.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlainfield Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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