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New Castle Community Schools has the
lowest student to teacher ratio
of any surrounding school corporation.


We also provide activities buses in the afternoons for our middle and high school students.

The Most Accelerated Coursework

We offer more accelerated coursework opportunities than any other area corporation (upper level Math/Science/English, dual credit, advanced placement).

Our high school offers 16+ AP/ACP classes and 22+ dual credit classes through Indiana University, Ball State University, and Ivy Tech. Students are eligible to graduate high school with an associates degree or equivalent at no cost to our students.

Renowned Career Center

Our excellent New Castle Career Center has earned the Early College distinction.

500+ students | 19 Programs


Graduation Rate

Higher ACT scores

The New Castle ACT composite score is higher than any other surrounding school corporation (the ACT is a college entrance exam used by most universities and colleges for admissions).

James Whitcomb Riley Elementary
recently was named a Blue Ribbon School
by the Indiana Department of Education.

We offer elementary Latchkey programs
and secondary academic assistance after school.