Yorktown High School

  • Yorktown High School serves 801 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 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 77% (which is higher 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 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Yorktown High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Yorktown High School's student population of 801 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students801 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yorktown High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yorktown High School is 0.24, which is less 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#829 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
3%
12%
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White
87%
69%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.240.29
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYorktown Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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