110 E 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Herron High School serves 951 students in grades 9-12.
Herron High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 951 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in IN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Herron High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Herron High School's student population of 951 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
951 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Rankings

Herron High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Herron High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#246 out of 1757 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
13%
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Black
26%
13%
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White
53%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Graduation Rate
97%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
7%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 951 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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