8301 W 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46278
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Fishback Creek Public Academy serves 536 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Fishback Creek Public Academy's student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Fishback Creek Public Academy is ranked within the top 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#560 out of 1757 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
12%
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Black
50%
13%
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White
27%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 536 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 10%)

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