Public Schools in Thorntown, Indiana

There are 3 Public Schools in Thorntown, Indiana, serving a population of 1,459 people in an area of 1 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 486 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Indiana, Thorntown is ranked 121st of 865 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 62nd of 865 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Thorntown Public Schools

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


Thorntown Elementary School 200 West Mill Street Thorntown, IN

Western Boone Jr-Sr High School 1205 Indiana 75 Thorntown, IN

Western Boone Junior/Senior High School 1205 Indiana 75 Thorntown, IN

About Thorntown Public Schools

Thorntown 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 Thorntown, 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:
  • Thorntown Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Thorntown school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Thorntown Public School Statistics

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

Thorntown Public School Enrollment
 ThorntownBoone County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment23 (74.2%)567 (46.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment16 (100.0%)925 (87.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)103 (96.3%)3,406 (92.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)74 (100.0%)3,767 (93.0%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)32 (100.0%)3,434 (90.2%)
Thorntown Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 ThorntownBoone County
Less than 9th Grade Education34 (3.5%)856 (2.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)125 (13.0%)1,745 (4.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)407 (42.3%)9,684 (23.4%)