Fishback Creek Public Academy

  • Fishback Creek Public Academy serves 536 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fishback Creek Public Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

Fishback Creek Public Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Fishback Creek Public Academy's student population of 536 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fishback Creek Public Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fishback Creek Public Academy is 0.66, 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#872 out of 1762 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
12%
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Black
47%
12%
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White
29%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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Diversity Score0.660.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameM S D Pike Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Fishback Creek Public Academy is Indiana Connections Academy (3.0 miles away)
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