South Dearborn High School

5770 Highlander Dr

Aurora, IN 47001

Tel: (812)926-3772
  • South Dearborn High School serves 908 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • South Dearborn High School operates within the South Dearborn Com Corp School District.
  • South Dearborn Com Corp School District's 79% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 908 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students908 students
South Dearborn High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %South Dearborn High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
South Dearborn High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeSouth Dearborn High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
South Dearborn High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
11%
South Dearborn High School Black Students (2012-2014)
White
98%
70%
South Dearborn High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
5%
South Dearborn High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.040.49
South Dearborn 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.
35%
41%
South Dearborn 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.
5%
8%
South Dearborn High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Dearborn Com Corp School District's student population of 2,656 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,904 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 $10,912 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameSouth Dearborn Com Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed2,6561,465
South Dearborn Com Corp School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate79%81%
South Dearborn Com Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue$34 MM$19 MM
South Dearborn Com Corp School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$31 MM$16 MM
South Dearborn Com Corp School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,904$12,273
South Dearborn Com Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,912$10,163
South Dearborn Com Corp 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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