Terre Haute South Vigo High School

  • Terre Haute South Vigo High School serves 1,778 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (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 61% (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 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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Terre Haute South Vigo High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Terre Haute South Vigo High School's student population of 1,778 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,778 students
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Total Classroom Teachers100 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Terre Haute South Vigo High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Terre Haute South Vigo High School is 0.37, 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#1341 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
7%
12%
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White
79%
69%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Terre Haute South Vigo High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.370.29
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Graduation Rate
89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVigo County Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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