Fishback Creek Public Academy

  • Fishback Creek Public Academy serves 548 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 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher 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 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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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 548 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fishback Creek Public Academy's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fishback Creek Public Academy is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. 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#725 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fishback Creek Public Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fishback Creek Public Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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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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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fishback Creek Public Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.680.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fishback Creek Public Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameM S D Pike Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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