South Central Elementary School

  • South Central Elementary School serves 339 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • South Central Elementary School operates within the South Harrison Com s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 339 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 339 students
South Central Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % South Central Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
South Central Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade South Central Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 19:1
South Central Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
South Central Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2010)
Hispanic
1%
11%
South Central Elementary School Black Students (2004-2015)
White
97%
70%
South Central Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
South Central Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
5%
South Central Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups South Central Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN 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.
0.06 0.27
South Central Elementary 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.
43%
41%
South Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
10%
8%
South Central Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Harrison Com s School District's student population of 3,175 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,482 is higher than the state average of $11,417. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,982 is higher than the state average of $10,528. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name South Harrison Com s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 3,175 1,465
South Harrison Com s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $17 MM
South Harrison Com s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $15 MM
South Harrison Com s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,482 $11,417
South Harrison Com s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,982 $10,528
South Harrison Com s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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