Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School



Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 62
8 86
9 72
10 80
11 66
12 59

Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School is a public high school of the Southern Wells Community School District located in Poneto, IN. It has 425 students in grades 7th through 12th. Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School is the 301st largest public high school in Indiana and the 11,888th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.5 to 1.

Total Students: 425
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.5

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Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 223
(52%)
223
(52%)
 Female 202
(48%)
202
(48%)

Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 420
(99%)
420
(99%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 296
(70%)
296
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 98
(23%)
98
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(7%)
31
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School is ranked 339th out of 0 ranked schools in Indiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.4%) is lower than the state average of 43.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 442
2006 420
2007 415
2008 401
2009 391
2010 428
2011 428
2012 425

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 N/A
2007 14.5
2008 14.1
2009 14.5
2010 15.8
2011 13.8
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15384615384615
2006 0.15952380952381
2007 0.14939759036145
2008 0.17206982543641
2009 0.22506393861893
2010 0.23130841121495
2011 0.27102803738318
2012 0.30352941176471

Compare Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.3% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.4%
 
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Southern Wells Jr-Sr High School
Poneto, IN
Public 07 - 12 425 15.5:1  
Blackford High School
Hartford City, IN
Public 09 - 12 563 18.5:1 10 miles
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Public 09 - 12 810 18.3:1 16 miles
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Public 09 - 12 369 11.9:1 17 miles
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Public 09 - 12 1,114 16.1:1 19 miles
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