Academy For Innovative Studies

  • Academy For Innovative Studies serves 657 students in grades 1-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Academy For Innovative Studies placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Academy For Innovative Studies's student population of 657 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 39% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Total Students657 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For Innovative Studies is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Innovative Studies is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1766 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
32%
13%
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White
51%
68%
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Two or more races
15%
5%
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Diversity Score0.620.51
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Graduation Rate
24%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvansville Vanderburgh School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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