Joshua Academy

1230 East Illinois St

Evansville, IN 47711

Tel: (812)401-6300
Grades KG-6
260 students
Joshua Academy serves 260 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Joshua Academy operates within the Joshua Academy School District.

School Overview

The student population of 260 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 260 students
Joshua Academy Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Joshua Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Joshua Academy Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Joshua Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 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 14:1 18:1
Joshua Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Black
74%
12%
Joshua Academy Black Students (2005-2014)
White
6%
71%
Joshua Academy White Students (2005-2014)
Two or more races
20%
4%
Joshua Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Joshua Academy 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.
0.41 0.27
Joshua Academy Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
83%
41%
Joshua Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
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.
4%
8%
Joshua Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 260 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,926 is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,617 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Joshua Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 260 1,472
Joshua Academy School District Students Managed (2005-2014)
District Total Revenue $2 MM $19 MM
District Spending $2 MM $16 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,926 $12,273
District Spending / Student $8,617 $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 Benjamin Bosse High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • EvansvilleLincoln School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 348 students635 Lincoln Ave
    EvansvilleIN 47713
    (812)435-8235
    0.4KG-8348
  • EvansvilleEvans School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 508 students2727 North Evans Ave
    EvansvilleIN 47711
    (812)435-8330
    0.6PK-6508
  • EvansvilleDelaware Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 474 students700 North Garvin St
    EvansvilleIN 47711
    (812)435-8227
    0.8KG-6474
  • EvansvilleBenjamin Bosse High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 774 students1300 Washington Ave
    EvansvilleIN 47714
    (812)477-1661
    0.99-12774
  • Evansville Signature School Inc
    Charter School
    1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 328 students610 Main St
    EvansvilleIN 47708
    (812)421-1820
    19-12328

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