Indiana School For The Blind

7725 North College Ave

Indianapolis, IN 46240-2504

Tel: (317)253-1481
Grades PK-12
148 students
Indiana School For The Blind serves 148 students in grades PK - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Indiana School For The Blind operates within the In For The Blind & Vis Imprd School District.

School Overview

The student population of 148 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 148 students
Indiana School For The Blind Total Students (2003-2014)
Gender % Indiana School For The Blind Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Indiana School For The Blind Total Teachers (2003-2014)
Students by Grade Indiana School For The Blind Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has increased from 3:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1 18:1
Indiana School For The Blind Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Indiana School For The Blind Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
10%
10%
Indiana School For The Blind Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
20%
12%
Indiana School For The Blind Black Students (2003-2014)
White
65%
71%
Indiana School For The Blind White Students (2003-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Indiana School For The Blind Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Indiana School For The Blind All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.27
Indiana School For The Blind Diversity Score (2003-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
97%
41%
Indiana School For The Blind Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
8%
Indiana School For The Blind Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2009)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 148 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name In For The Blind & Vis Imprd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 148 1,472
In  For The Blind & Vis Imprd School District Students Managed (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $19 MM
District Spending n/a $16 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $12,273
District Spending / Student n/a $10,163
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is In Math & Science Academy North (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is In Math & Science Academy North (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is In Math & Science Academy North (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • IndianapolisIn Math & Science Academy North
    Charter School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-10 | 591 students7435 North Keyston Ave
    IndianapolisIN 46240
    (317)259-7300
    1.3KG-10591
  • IndianapolisNorthview Middle School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 840 students8401 Westfield Blvd
    IndianapolisIN 46240
    (317)259-5421
    1.36-8840
  • IndianapolisSpring Mill Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 715 students8250 Springmill Rd
    IndianapolisIN 46260
    (317)259-5462
    1.3KG-5715
  • IndianapolisNorth Central High School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 3445 students1801 East 86th St
    IndianapolisIN 46240
    (317)259-5301
    1.59-123445
  • IndianapolisJ Everett Light Career Center
    Vocational School
    1.6 miles | Grades: PK-121901 East 86th St
    IndianapolisIN 46240
    (317)259-5265
    1.6PK-12n/a

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