Edison School Of The Arts 47

  • Edison School Of The Arts 47 serves 523 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (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 55% (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 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Edison School Of The Arts 47's student population of 523 students has grown by 49% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edison School Of The Arts 47's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edison School Of The Arts 47 is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. 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#1472 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
18%
12%
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Black
66%
12%
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White
11%
69%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.520.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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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