Taylor High School

  • Taylor High School serves 402 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 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Taylor High 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 student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Taylor High School's student population of 402 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Taylor High 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 Taylor High School is 0.41, 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#1327 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
76%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Taylor High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.410.51
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Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTaylor Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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