Forest Dale Elementary School

10721 Lakeshore Dr W

Carmel, IN 46033
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (317)844-4948
  • Forest Dale Elementary School serves 639 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Forest Dale Elementary School operates within the Carmel Clay s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 639 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students639 students
Forest Dale Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Forest Dale Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Forest Dale Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeForest Dale Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
Forest Dale Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
6%
2%
Forest Dale Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Forest Dale Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
3%
12%
Forest Dale Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
80%
69%
Forest Dale Elementary School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Forest Dale Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsForest Dale Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.350.28
Forest Dale Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
41%
Forest Dale Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
Forest Dale Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Carmel Clay s School District's student population of 15,954 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,087 is higher than the state average of $12,561. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,149 is less than the state average of $10,672. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameCarmel Clay s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed15,9541,398
Carmel Clay s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$206 MM$18 MM
Carmel Clay s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$160 MM$15 MM
Carmel Clay s School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$13,087$12,561
Carmel Clay s School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,149$10,672
Carmel Clay s School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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    Grades: K-5 | 487 students
    0.9 miles
    4311 E 116th St
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    (317)846-4225
    0.9 K-5 487
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    Grades: 6-12 | 1320 students
    1.5 miles
    510 East 96th Street Ste 180
    Indianapolis, IN 46240
    (317)581-5355
    1.5 6-12 1320
  • Indianapolis Orchard Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 670 students
    1.5 miles
    10404 Orchard Park S Dr
    Indianapolis, IN 46280
    (317)848-1918
    1.5 PK-5 670
  • Carmel Mohawk Trails Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 542 students
    1.9 miles
    4242 E 126th St
    Carmel, IN 46033
    (317)844-1158
    1.9 K-5 542
  • Carmel Clay Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1306 students
    2.1 miles
    5150 E 126th St
    Carmel, IN 46033
    (317)844-7251
    2.1 6-8 1306

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Indiana public schools have a diversity score of 0.28, which is lower than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Indiana is Christel House Dors South School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.