Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58

Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 serves 333 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 operates within the Indianapolis Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 333 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 333 students
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 17:1
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Asian (1988-1997)
Hispanic
7%
9%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
45%
13%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Black (1988-2012)
White
35%
71%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Sch Ethnicity Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 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.
0.66 0.45
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
86%
41%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
3%
8%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 38,434 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Indianapolis Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
4
Number of Students Managed 38,434 1,517
Indianapolis Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $582 MM $21 MM
Indianapolis Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $547 MM $18 MM
Indianapolis Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,100 $13,002
Indianapolis Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,069 $11,056
Indianapolis Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Thomas Carr Howe Community High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Indpls Lighthouse Charter School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christian Park School 82 (0.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Indianapolis Thomas Carr Howe Community High School
    Magnet School
    4900 Julian Ave
    Indianapolis , IN , 46201
    (317)693-5590
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  1028  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Indianapolis Christian Park School 82
    4700 English Ave
    Indianapolis , IN , 46201
    (317)226-4282
    0.9  mi  |  434  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Indianapolis George W Julian School 57
    5435 East Washington St
    Indianapolis , IN , 46219
    (317)226-4257
    1  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Indianapolis Brookside School 54
    3150 East 10th St
    Indianapolis , IN , 46201
    (317)226-4254
    1.2  mi  |  665  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Indianapolis Paramount School Of Excellence
    Charter School
    3020 Nowland Ave
    Indianapolis , IN , 46201
    (317)775-6660
    Charter School
    1.4  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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