Brookside School 54

  • Brookside School 54 serves 596 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (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 31% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Brookside School 54's student population of 596 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brookside School 54's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brookside School 54 is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1652 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
14%
12%
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Black
61%
12%
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White
17%
69%
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brookside School 54.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.580.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndianapolis Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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