Joshua Academy

1230 East Illinois St,

Evansville, IN, 47711

Tel: (812)401-6300
Grades: KG-5

215 students

Joshua Academy serves 215 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Joshua Academy operates within the Joshua Academy School District.

Overview

The student population of 215 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 215 students
Joshua Academy Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Joshua Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Joshua Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 17:1
Joshua Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
Joshua Academy Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
82%
13%
Joshua Academy Black (2005-2012)
White
2%
71%
Joshua Academy White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Joshua Academy Sch Ethnicity Joshua Academy Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.31 0.73
Joshua Academy Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
72%
41%
Joshua Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Joshua Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 215 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Joshua Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed 215 1,613
Joshua Academy School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2012)
District Total Revenue n/a $21 MM
District Spending n/a $18 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $13,002
District Spending / Student n/a $11,056
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Evs Juvenile Correctional Fac (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Evs Juvenile Correctional Fac (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Evansville Lincoln School
    635 Lincoln Ave
    Evansville , IN , 47713
    (812)435-8235
    0.4  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Evansville Evans School
    2727 North Evans Ave
    Evansville , IN , 47711
    (812)435-8330
    0.6  mi  |  425  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Evansville Delaware Elementary School
    700 North Garvin St
    Evansville , IN , 47711
    (812)435-8227
    0.8  mi  |  479  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Evansville Evs Juvenile Correctional Fac
    Alternative School
    301 Se 8th St
    Evansville , IN , 47713
    (812)435-8300
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  9-11
  • Evansville Benjamin Bosse High School
    1300 Washington Ave
    Evansville , IN , 47714
    (812)477-1661
    0.9  mi  |  781  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Evansville, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.03, which is lower than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Evansville is Culver Family Learning Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.