Plainfield High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1 Red Pride Dr
Plainfield, IN 46168
Phone
(317) 839-7711
District
PLAINFIELD COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP
County
HENDRICKS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1736
Classroom Teachers
82

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.2% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Plainfield High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
74%
48%
83%
61%
64%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
21
20
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 472 27.2%
Grade 10 433 24.9%
Grade 11 414 23.8%
Grade 12 408 23.5%
Total 1736 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.0% 87.1% 69.7%
Black 3.7% 4.0% 13.6%
Hispanic 5.6% 5.8% 13.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.6% 3.1% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.9% 26.9% 48.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.3% 20.6% 40.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 6.3% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,443 6,732,219
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 902.8 186
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.9% 20.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.2% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.0% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 14.4% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,363 2,570,419
Single Parent Households With Children 10.4% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.9% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 26.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.9% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.5% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.8% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.3% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.1% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.5% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 8.0% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,542 $30,989,000 51.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $174 $971,000 1.6%
Staff $421 $2,352,000 3.9%
General Administration $236 $1,317,000 2.2%
School Administration $607 $3,395,000 5.6%
Operation $880 $4,923,000 8.2%
Transportation $428 $2,392,000 4.0%
Other $123 $690,000 1.1%
Total Support $2,868 $16,040,000 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,347 $13,122,000 21.8%
Total Expenditures $10,757 $60,151,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,821 $6,105,891,000 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $521 $546,818,000 4.4%
Staff $388 $406,803,000 3.3%
General Administration $209 $218,789,000 1.8%
School Administration $652 $683,443,000 5.5%
Operation $1,121 $1,176,425,000 9.5%
Transportation $623 $653,466,000 5.3%
Other $247 $259,323,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,761 $3,945,067,000 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,253 $2,363,236,000 19.0%
Total Expenditures $11,834 $12,414,194,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%