5125 Decatur Blvd Ste D
Indianapolis, IN 46241
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Damar Charter Academy serves 198 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

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Damar Charter Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Damar Charter Academy's student population of 198 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
198 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Damar Charter Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Damar Charter Academy is 0.54, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1478 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
29%
13%
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White
61%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Graduation Rate
≤20%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 198 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤20% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 30%)

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