8301 Rawles Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46219
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Hawthorne Elementary School serves 404 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Hawthorne Elementary School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower 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 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Hawthorne Elementary School's student population of 404 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Hawthorne Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Hawthorne Elementary School is 0.70, 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
#1284 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
17%
12%
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Black
35%
13%
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White
38%
68%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
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: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 404 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 10%)

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