Top 10 Best Indiana Public Schools (2023)

Indiana is the #19 largest school system in the United States, serving 1,033,226 students across the 1,901 public schools for the 2023 school year (there are 636 private schools, serving 115,077 students). 90% of all K-12 students in Indiana are educated in public schools compared to national average of 90%.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Indiana is 46%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 49%.
The top ranked public schools in Indiana are Northpoint Elementary School, Cardinal Elementary School and Prairie Vista Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 34% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 16:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(IN) School Average
Asian
3%
Hispanic
13%
Black
13%
White
66%
Two or more races
5%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Indiana (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Northpoint Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 88% (Top 1%)
Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
50800 Cherry Rd
Granger, IN 46530
(574) 271-8598
Rank: #22.
Cardinal Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 87% (Top 1%)
Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
3590 S Hornaday Rd
Brownsburg, IN 46112
(317) 852-1036
Rank: #33.
Prairie Vista Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 86% (Top 1%)
Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
15400 Brick Rd
Granger, IN 46530
(574) 271-0055
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Eden Elementary School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-3
8185 N Sr 9
Greenfield, IN 46140
(317) 326-3117
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Signature School Inc
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
610 Main St
Evansville, IN 47708
(812) 421-1820
Rank: #66.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 91% (Top 1%)
Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
4807 Bulldog Way
Brownsburg, IN 46112
(317) 852-1040
Rank: #77.
Reagan Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 88% (Top 1%)
Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
4845 Bulldog Way
Brownsburg, IN 46112
(317) 852-1060
Rank: #88.
Zionsville Pleasant View Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 92% (Top 1%)
Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-4
4700 S 975 E
Zionsville, IN 46077
(317) 873-2376
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Lincoln Trail Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-6
13726 N Sr 245
Lamar, IN 47550
(812) 544-2929
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Mary Frank Harris Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
13111 Adams Rd
Granger, IN 46530
(574) 272-0340

Best Indiana Public Schools by County (2023)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
9
4,222
14%
85
53,776
46%
4
1,641
14%
17
12,468
16%
4
1,286
6%
16
6,669
40%
33
19,453
33%
10
4,052
6%
11
6,115
33%
10
4,526
20%
12
6,547
8%
33
15,240
22%
17
7,425
20%
58
35,113
46%
17
12,058
23%
9
3,802
13%
13
4,811
11%
23
9,069
28%
14
4,725
6%
69
61,054
25%
25
14,595
13%
45
31,027
27%
18
6,706
9%
27
13,209
27%
14
7,302
32%
10
4,905
16%
6
3,020
10%
40
27,746
20%
13
5,236
9%
18
10,438
24%
13
5,117
13%
122
76,903
62%
33
14,649
35%
31
18,425
25%
246
159,439
69%
15
7,145
26%
13
6,087
14%
33
14,004
22%
23
10,286
7%
7
1,963
14%
16
6,939
23%
6
2,214
5%
7
2,213
6%
5
2,912
6%
5
1,776
5%
52
26,259
28%
9
3,446
8%
17
5,140
6%
16
10,214
25%
16
5,364
6%
7
2,153
6%
9
3,883
7%
18
7,423
16%
11
3,876
13%
5
2,209
11%
3
1,033
5%
29
13,674
19%
14
5,043
9%
18
10,018
13%
22
9,626
21%
9
4,918
10%
12
4,277
22%

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Indiana?
How many public schools are location in Indiana?

1,901 public schools are location in Indiana.

What percentage of students in Indiana go to public school?

90% of all K-12 students in Indiana are educated in public schools compared to national average of 90%.

What is the racial composition of students in Indiana?

Minority enrollment in Indiana is 34% (majority Hispanic and Black)

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