Fall Creek Valley Middle School

9701 E 63rd St
Indianapolis, IN 46236
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Fall Creek Valley Middle School serves 1,275 students in grades 6-8.
Fall Creek Valley Middle School 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 26% (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 40% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Fall Creek Valley Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Fall Creek Valley Middle School's student population of 1,275 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Rankings

Fall Creek Valley Middle School 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 Fall Creek Valley Middle School is 0.69, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1436 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
26%
12%
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Black
43%
13%
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White
24%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.690.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameM S D Lawrence Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fall Creek Valley Middle School is Lawrence Central High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Belzer Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forest Glen Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indianapolis Forest Glen Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 718 students
    0.2 miles
    6333 Lee Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46236
    (317) 964-4900
    0.2 K-6 718
  • Indianapolis Sunnyside Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 751 students
    1.3 miles
    6345 Sunnyside Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46236
    (317) 964-4500
    1.3 1-6 751
  • Indianapolis Indian Creek Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 698 students
    1.6 miles
    10833 E 56th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46236
    (317) 964-4400
    1.6 1-6 698
  • Indianapolis Crestview Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 535 students
    2.1 miles
    7600 E 71st St
    Indianapolis, IN 46256
    (317) 964-4200
    2.1 1-6 535
  • Indianapolis Oaklandon Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 606 students
    2.1 miles
    6702 Oaklandon Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46236
    (317) 964-4800
    2.1 1-6 606

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