1000 Grant St
Terre Haute, IN 47802
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Sarah Scott Middle School serves 415 students in grades 6-8.
Sarah Scott Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Sarah Scott Middle School's student population of 415 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
415 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Sarah Scott Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sarah Scott Middle School is 0.53, which is more 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 Data
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State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1493 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
66%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 415 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 30%)

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