Indiana School For The Blind

  • Indiana School For The Blind serves 126 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 68%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Indiana School For The Blind 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Indiana School For The Blind's student population of 126 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students126 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Indiana School For The Blind is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,775 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Indiana School For The Blind is 0.56, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank (14-15)#1723 out of 1775 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:117:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
12%
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Black
22%
13%
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White
62%
68%
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Indiana School For The Blind. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.560.51
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Graduation Rate≥50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana School For The Blind and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana School For The Blind and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIn School For The Blind & Vis Imprd School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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