Elder W Diggs School 42

  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 29% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.

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School Overview

    Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
    Total Students (17-18)481 students
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    Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)25 teachers
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    School Comparison

    Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
    Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
    18%
    54%
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    Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
    29%
    63%
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    Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
    American Indian
    n/a
    n/a
    Asian
    n/a
    2%
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    Hispanic
    12%
    12%
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    Black
    80%
    12%
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    White
    4%
    69%
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    Hawaiian
    n/a
    n/a
    Two or more races
    4%
    5%
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    Diversity Scoren/a0.51
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    Eligible for Free Lunch
    81%
    40%
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    Eligible for Reduced Lunch
    1%
    8%
    This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elder W Diggs School 42 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    School District NameIndianapolis School District
    Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Indianapolis George Washington Carver School 87 Magnet School
      Grades: PK-8 | 365 students
      0.6 miles
      2411 Indpls Ave
      Indianapolis, IN 46208
      (317) 226-4287
      0.6 PK-8 365
    • Indianapolis Global Preparatory Academy Charter School
      Grades: K-3 | 328 students
      0.6 miles
      2033 Sugar Grove Ave
      Indianapolis, IN 46202
      (317) 226-4244
      0.6 K-3 328
    • Indianapolis Riverside School 44
      Grades: 4-6 | 221 students
      0.7 miles
      2033 Sugar Grove Ave
      Indianapolis, IN 46202
      (317) 226-4244
      0.7 4-6 221
    • Indianapolis Tindley Genesis Academy Charter School
      Grades: K-5 | 254 students
      0.9 miles
      2540 North Capitol Avenue
      Indianapolis, IN 46205
      (317) 545-1745
      0.9 K-5 254
    • Indianapolis Vision Academy Charter School
      Grades: K-8 | 433 students
      1.0 miles
      1751 E Riverside Dr
      Indianapolis, IN 46202
      (317) 632-2006
      1.0 K-8 433

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