Public Schools in New Castle, Indiana

There are 12 Public Schools in New Castle, Indiana, serving a population of 17,476 people in an area of 8 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,456 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Indiana, New Castle is ranked 293rd of 865 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 199th of 865 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of New Castle Public Schools

Find New Castle, Indiana public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Blue River Valley Elementary School 4713 North Hillsboro Road New Castle, IN

Blue River Valley Jr-Sr High School 4741 North Hillsboro Road New Castle, IN

Blue River Valley Junior/Senior High School 4741 North Hillsboro Road New Castle, IN

Eastwood Elementary School 806 South 22nd Street New Castle, IN

Henry County Youth Center 103 West County Road 100 North New Castle, IN

James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School 1201 Riley Road New Castle, IN

New Castle High School 801 Parkview Drive New Castle, IN

New Castle Middle School 601 Parkview Drive New Castle, IN

Parker Elementary School 1819 Roosevelt Avenue New Castle, IN

Sunnyside Elementary School 2601 South 14th Street New Castle, IN

Westwood Elementary School 1015 South Greensboro Pike New Castle, IN

Wilbur Wright Elementary School 1950 Washington Street New Castle, IN

About New Castle Public Schools

New Castle Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in New Castle, IN. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Indiana, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • New Castle Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • New Castle school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

New Castle Public School Statistics

Find New Castle Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

New Castle Public School Enrollment
 New CastleHenry County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment283 (85.5%)527 (83.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment276 (98.9%)493 (93.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)775 (96.9%)2,175 (95.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)854 (98.7%)2,322 (95.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)946 (94.3%)2,584 (93.2%)
New Castle Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 New CastleHenry County
Less than 9th Grade Education493 (4.1%)1,085 (3.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,107 (9.1%)2,815 (8.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,282 (43.5%)15,039 (43.6%)