Helfrich Park Stem Academy

2603 W Maryland St
Evansville, IN 47712
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Helfrich Park Stem Academy serves 532 students in grades 6-8.
Helfrich Park Stem 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 49% (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 50% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Helfrich Park Stem Academy's student population of 532 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

Helfrich Park Stem 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 Helfrich Park Stem Academy is 0.32, 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 Testing Rank
#776 out of 1757 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
82%
68%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.320.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvansville Vanderburgh School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Helfrich Park Stem Academy is Francis Joseph Reitz High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cedar Hall Community School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tekoppel Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Evansville Francis Joseph Reitz High School Math: 31% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,335 student
    0.9 miles
    350 Dreier Blvd
    Evansville, IN 47712
    (812) 435-8206
    0.9 9-12 1,335
  • Evansville Tekoppel Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 492 students
    0.9 miles
    111 N Tekoppel Ave
    Evansville, IN 47712
    (812) 435-8333
    0.9 K-5 492
  • Evansville Cedar Hall Community School Math: 18% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 533 students
    1.5 miles
    2100 N Fulton Ave
    Evansville, IN 47710
    (812) 435-8223
    1.5 PK-8 533
  • Evansville Signature School Inc Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
    2.1 miles
    610 Main St
    Evansville, IN 47708
    (812) 421-1820
    2.1 9-12 366
  • Evansville Academy For Innovative Studies Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-12 | 657 students
    2.2 miles
    3013 First Ave
    Evansville, IN 47710
    (812) 435-8316
    2.2 1-12 657

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