Wabash High School

  • Wabash High School serves 418 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Wabash High School operates within the Wabash City s School District.
  • Wabash City s School District's 76% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 418 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students418 students
Wabash High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Wabash High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Wabash High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeWabash High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
Wabash High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Wabash High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Wabash High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
n/a
12%
Wabash High School Black Students (1989-2006)
White
98%
70%
Wabash High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
n/a
5%
Wabash High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.040.49
Wabash High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
41%
Wabash High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
8%
Wabash High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wabash City s School District's student population of 1,466 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 74% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,471 in this district is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,358 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameWabash City s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed1,4661,465
Wabash City s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate76%81%
Wabash City s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue$17 MM$19 MM
Wabash City s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$15 MM$16 MM
Wabash City s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,471$12,273
Wabash City s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,358$10,163
Wabash City s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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