Switzerland County Middle School

1004 W Main St
Vevay, IN 47043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Switzerland County Middle School serves 236 students in grades 7-8.
Switzerland County Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Switzerland County Middle School's student population of 236 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 43% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Switzerland County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Switzerland County Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1369 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
White
97%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.060.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSwitzerland County School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Switzerland County Middle School is Switzerland County Senior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carroll County Alternative Learning Center (6.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson-craig Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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