Best Public Schools in Rochester, IN


The city of Rochester, Indiana is home to 6 schools, including 3 elementary schools, 1 middle school, and 2 high schools. The data analysis reveals that the Caston Junior-Senior High School and Caston Elementary School, which are part of the Caston School Corporation, are standout performers in the area.

Caston Junior-Senior High School boasts the highest 4-year graduation rate at 91.8% and the lowest chronic absenteeism rate at 18.8%, outperforming the Rochester Community High School, which has a 95.9% graduation rate but a higher chronic absenteeism rate of 26.0%. Caston Junior-Senior High School also outperforms the state average in several subjects, including English Language Arts and Science. Similarly, Caston Elementary School has the highest percentage of students proficient or better in ILEARN Math and English Language Arts compared to the other elementary schools in the area.

While the Rochester Community School Corp schools have higher spending per student, the Caston School Corporation schools generally demonstrate better performance in terms of test scores, graduation rates, and chronic absenteeism. Additionally, the data highlights the potential advantages of smaller school sizes, as the Caston schools tend to have lower student-teacher ratios and better overall performance. However, the schools in the area have a predominantly white student population, and addressing racial diversity remains an area for improvement.

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Indiana Department of Education.

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