Charter School Of The Dunes

  • Charter School Of The Dunes serves 504 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Charter School Of The Dunes 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Charter School Of The Dunes's student population of 504 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charter School Of The Dunes is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charter School Of The Dunes is 0.24, 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)
Overall School Rank
71%
31%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
55%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
87%
12%
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White
4%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Charter School Of The Dunes and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Charter School Of The Dunes.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.240.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Charter School Of The Dunes and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharter Of The Dunes School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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