Helfrich Park Stem Academy

  • Helfrich Park Stem Academy serves 554 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (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 65% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Helfrich Park Stem Academy's student population of 554 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 Students554 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Helfrich Park Stem Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Helfrich Park Stem Academy is 0.29, which is less 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#844 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
5%
12%
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White
84%
69%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score0.290.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvansville Vanderburgh Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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