South Putnam High School

  • South Putnam High School serves 363 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • South Putnam High School's student population of 363 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Putnam High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Putnam High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. 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#1012 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
96%
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 South Putnam High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.080.29
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Graduation Rate90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Putnam Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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