George H Fisher School 93

  • George H Fisher School 93 serves 415 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • George H Fisher School 93 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

George H Fisher School 93 places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • George H Fisher School 93's student population of 415 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students415 students
This chart display total students of George H Fisher School 93 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of George H Fisher School 93
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of George H Fisher School 93 by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of George H Fisher School 93 by grade.

School Comparison

  • George H Fisher School 93 is ranked within the bottom 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 increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George H Fisher School 93 is 0.43, which is less 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 School Rank#1322 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of George H Fisher School 93, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of George H Fisher School 93 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of George H Fisher School 93 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of George H Fisher School 93 and the public school average student teacher ratio of Indiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in George H Fisher School 93 and the percentage of Asian public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in George H Fisher School 93 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
74%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in George H Fisher School 93 and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
8%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in George H Fisher School 93 and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in George H Fisher School 93 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George H Fisher School 93. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.430.51
This chart display the diversity score of George H Fisher School 93 and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George H Fisher School 93 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George H Fisher School 93 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndianapolis School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review George H Fisher School 93. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
What happens when a school district stops busing students? Could segregation once again be a reality for public school districts? Wake County in North Carolina is testing the segregation waters with its decision to stop busing students in their district.
In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the financial impact of COVID-19 on public schools and what to expect in the future. We’ll talk about the effects of budget cuts and other challenges affecting the public school system for the remainder of this school year and into the next.
As the nation works to recover from COVID-19, parents wonder what the fall of 2020 holds in terms of the upcoming school year. Read on to learn some tips for preparing for potential challenges and to see the answers to some of the biggest questions being asked by parents of school-age children.