Silver Creek High School

  • Silver Creek High School serves 890 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Silver Creek High School operates within the West Clark Community s School District.
  • West Clark Community s School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 890 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students890 students
Silver Creek High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Silver Creek High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Silver Creek High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeSilver Creek High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
Silver Creek High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Silver Creek High School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
4%
11%
Silver Creek High School Black Students (2002-2015)
Black
n/a
12%
Silver Creek High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
92%
70%
Silver Creek High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Silver Creek High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSilver Creek High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.150.49
Silver Creek High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
21%
41%
Silver Creek High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
8%
Silver Creek High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • West Clark Community s School District's student population of 4,724 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,033 in this district is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,119 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameWest Clark Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed4,7241,465
West Clark Community s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate95%81%
West Clark Community s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue$51 MM$19 MM
West Clark Community s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$38 MM$16 MM
West Clark Community s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,033$12,273
West Clark Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,119$10,163
West Clark Community s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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  • SellersburgSilver Creek Elementary School
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    0.2 miles
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  • SellersburgSilver Creek Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 709 students
    0.2 miles
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    SellersburgIN 47172
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  • SellersburgSilver Creek Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 433 students
    0.7 miles
    8604 Commerce Park Dr
    SellersburgIN 47172
    (812)248-7250
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    2.1 miles
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    SellersburgIN 47172
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    2.1KG-12504
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