George Washington Carver School 87

  • George Washington Carver School 87 serves 337 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 55-59% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • George Washington Carver School 87's student population of 337 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Washington Carver School 87's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Washington Carver School 87 is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. 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#851 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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Hispanic
48%
12%
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Black
35%
12%
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White
14%
69%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Washington Carver School 87.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.630.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndianapolis Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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