Sheridan High School

  • Sheridan High School serves 329 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) 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 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Sheridan High School's student population of 329 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students329 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sheridan High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sheridan High School is 0.10, 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#1412 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
95%
69%
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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 Sheridan High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.100.50
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sheridan High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSheridan Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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