Damar Charter Academy

  • Damar Charter Academy serves 163 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Damar Charter Academy 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 18:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Damar Charter Academy's student population of 163 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students163 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Damar Charter Academy 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 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Damar Charter Academy is 0.49, which is more 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
78%
31%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
55%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
27%
12%
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White
66%
69%
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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 Damar Charter Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.490.28
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Graduation Rate21-39%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Damar Charter Academy 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 NameDamar Charter Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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