Charles A Tindley Accelerated School

  • Charles A Tindley Accelerated School serves 260 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Charles A Tindley Accelerated School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Charles A Tindley Accelerated School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Charles A Tindley Accelerated School's student population of 260 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charles A Tindley Accelerated School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charles A Tindley Accelerated School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
55%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
95%
12%
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White
1%
69%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.100.28
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Graduation Rate80-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharles A Tindley Accelerated Schl School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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