District Profile & ODE School Report Cards


Located in the southern Darke County village of Arcanum, Arcanum-Butler Local Schools is primarily a rural district. The district is made up of several small towns surrounded by some of the richest farmland in the state.  The "Home of the Trojans", the district has a tradition of excellence in education, athletics and fine arts.  We are blessed to have caring teachers and a supportive community working together to ensure our students receive the best education possible!


Enrollment - 1106
Pupil/Teacher Ratio - 16:1
Attendance Rate - 96.2%
Graduation Rate - 100%


Student-centered learning environment with an emphasis on a "Growth Mindset"
Tradition of strong academic and athletic excellence
Various extracurricular activities
Technology integrated learning environment (1:1 in grades 5-8 with plans to expand)
Fine Arts Opportunities


Over 50 hours of College Credit Plus cources taught at our HS
State-licensed preschool through the Arcanum Early Learning Center & Anthony Wayne Preschool
On-line learning option through the Arcanum Virtual Academy (grades 6-12)
Agriculutural Education
Access to the Miami Valley Career Technology Center
District-wide Response to Intervention program
Reading Recovery program for elementary students


Fall Sports - football, cross country, golf, cheerleading, volleyball
Winter Sports - basketball, cheerleading, gymnastics, indoor track, swimming, wrestling
Spring Sports - baseball, softball, track and field
Music - marching band, concert band, jazz band, choir, middle school band, middle school choir
School Clubs/Activities - Academic Team (MS & HS), Future Farmers of America (FFA), Career Mentorship, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Family, Career & Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), Drama, National Honor Society, Renaissance Program, Service Club, Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD), Science Club, Student Council, Student Government, Yearbook


State-of-the-art facility opened in 2011
"Excellent" rating from the Ohio Department of Education from 2010-2012
Three State Athletic Championships (boys basketball and track & field)
History of State Level Award-Winning Band (Superior '1' Rating Concert Band 2017)
2nd Place State Arcanum-MVCTC FFA  Dairy Judging Team 


District Report Card

High School Report

Middle School Report Card

Elementary Report Card



Contact Us
Arcanum-Butler School District 2011 Trojan Avenue
Arcanum, OH 45304-1381
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