Taylor High School

  • Taylor High School serves 413 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Taylor High School's student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Taylor High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Taylor High School is 0.38, which is more 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#1502 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
7%
12%
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White
78%
69%
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.380.29
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Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTaylor Community Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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