Top 10 Best Indianapolis Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 245 public schools serving 158,495 students in Indianapolis, IN. Indianapolis has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Indianapolis, IN are Merle Sidener Gifted Academy, Center For Inquiry School 84 and Speedway Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Indianapolis, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Indianapolis have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Indianapolis, IN Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Merle Sidener Gifted Academy
Math: 78% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2424 Kessler Blvd E Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46220
(317) 226-4259
Grades: 2-8
| 357 students
Rank: #22.
Center For Inquiry School 84
Math: 77% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
440 E 57th St
Indianapolis, IN 46220
(317) 226-4284
Grades: K-8
| 432 students
Rank: #33.
Speedway Senior High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5357 W 25th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 244-7238
Grades: 9-12
| 516 students
Rank: #44.
South Creek Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9010 E Southport Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46259
(317) 860-4700
Grades: K-5
| 467 students
Rank: #55.
Rosa Parks Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7525 Wellingshire Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46217
(317) 789-2900
Grades: K-5
| 646 students
Rank: #66.
Paramount School Of Excellence
Charter School
Math: 69% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3020 Nowland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46201
(317) 775-6660
Grades: K-8
| 744 students
Rank: #77.
Forest Glen Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6333 Lee Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
(317) 964-4900
Grades: K-6
| 718 students
Rank: #88.
Bunker Hill Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6620 Shelbyville Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
(317) 787-3421
Grades: K-5
| 631 students
Rank: #99.
Speedway Junior High School
Math: 64% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5151 W 14th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 244-3359
Grades: 7-8
| 272 students
Rank: #1010.
Thompson Crossing Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7525 E Thompson Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46239
(317) 860-4600
Grades: K-5
| 580 students
Rank: #1111.
Acton Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8010 Acton Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46259
(317) 862-6108
Grades: K-5
| 452 students
Rank: #1212.
Amy Beverland Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11650 Fox Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
(317) 964-4000
Grades: 1-6
| 797 students
Rank: #1313.
Arlington Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5814 S Arlington Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46237
(317) 782-4274
Grades: K-5
| 547 students
Rank: #1414.
Herron High School
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
110 E 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 231-0010
Grades: 9-12
| 861 students
Rank: #1515.
Carl G Fisher Elementary School 1
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5151 W 14th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 241-6543
Grades: PK-6
| 162 students
Rank: #1616.
John Strange Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3660 E 62nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46220
(317) 259-5465
Grades: K-5
| 582 students
Rank: #1717.
Southport Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
261 E Anniston Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 789-3300
Grades: PK-5
| 751 students
Rank: #1818.
Arthur C Newby Elementary School 2
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1849 N Whitcomb
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 241-0572
Grades: K-6
| 198 students
Rank: #1919.
Allisonville Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4900 E 79th St
Indianapolis, IN 46240
(317) 845-9441
Grades: 1-5
| 702 students
Rank: #2020.
Mary Adams Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7341 E Stop 11 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46259
(317) 862-2065
Grades: K-5
| 594 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Douglas Macarthur Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
454 E Stop 11 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 789-2500
Grades: PK-5
| 805 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Glenns Valley Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
8239 Morgantown Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46217
(317) 789-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 791 students
Rank: #2323.
Grassy Creek Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10330 E Prospect St
Indianapolis, IN 46239
(317) 532-3100
Grades: K-4
| 448 students
Rank: #2424.
Orchard Park Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10404 Orchard Park S Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46280
(317) 848-1918
Grades: PK-5
| 708 students
Rank: #2525.
Mary Bryan Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
4355 E Stop 11 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
(317) 789-2600
Grades: PK-5
| 984 students
Rank: #2626.
Center For Inquiry School 2
Magnet School
Math: 50% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
725 N New Jersey St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 226-4202
Grades: K-8
| 430 students
Rank: #2727.
Fishback Creek Public Academy
Math: 52% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8301 W 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46278
(317) 347-8470
Grades: PK-5
| 536 students
Rank: #2828.
James A Allison Elementary School 3
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5240 W 22nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 244-9836
Grades: K-6
| 335 students
Rank: #2929.
Perry Meridian Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
202 W Meridian School Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46217
(317) 789-4100
Grades: 7-8
| 1,230 students
Rank: #3030.
William Henry Burkhart Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5701 Brill Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 789-3600
Grades: PK-5
| 733 students
Rank: #3131.
Eastwood Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4401 E 62nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46220
(317) 259-5401
Grades: 6-8
| 836 students
Rank: #3232.
Frank H Wheeler Elementary School 4
Math: 59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5700 Meadowood Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 291-4274
Grades: K-6
| 377 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Crooked Creek Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2150 Kessler Blvd W Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46228
(317) 259-5478
Grades: K-5
| 704 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Homecroft Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1551 E Southview Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 789-3500
Grades: PK-5
| 672 students
Rank: #3535.
Tindley Genesis Academy
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2540 North Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46205
(317) 545-1745
Grades: K-5
| 254 students
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Indianapolis, Indiana Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1301 E 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46206
(317) 226-3961
Grades: 6-8
| 30 students
1301 E 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 226-4116
Grades: 6-8
| 16 students
4050 E 38th St
Indianapolis, IN 46218
(317) 549-6305
Grades: K-8
| 222 students
120 E Walnut St
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 822-7980
Grades: 7-8
| 273 students
1155 S High Sch Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46241
(317) 244-2438
Grades: 7-9
| 1,309 students
6550 E 42nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46226
(317) 226-4292
Grades: PK-6
| 350 students
2240 N Meridian St
Indianapolis, IN 46208
(317) 921-7497
Grades: 6-12
| 137 students
2240 N Meridian St
Indianapolis, IN 46260
(317) 677-1950
Grades: 6-12
| 67 students
7300 E 56th St
Indianapolis, IN 46226
(317) 545-2614
Grades: PK-K
| 381 students
545 East 19th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 226-4227
Grades: PK-6
| 269 students
Children's Bureau (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
02115 N Central Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 808-333
Grades: 2-6
| 6 students
1301 E 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 226-3961
Grades: 9-12
| 33 students
6501 Sunnyside Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
(317) 964-6400
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students
1140 Dr M Luther King Jr St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 226-2800
Grades: 6-8
| 323 students
5125 Decatur Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46241
(317) 856-0900
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
9511 Angola Ct
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 706-9478
Grades: 11
| 14 students
3202 E 42nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46205
(317) 226-4211
Grades: K-6
| 141 students
7620 Edgewood
Indianapolis, IN 46239
(317) 803-5024
Grades: 5-6
| 597 students
2540 N Capitol Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46208
(317) 536-1026
Grades: 6-12
| 186 students
2424 Dr Martin Luther King Jr
Indianapolis, IN 46208
(317) 925-4231
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
2424 Dr Martin Luther King Jr
Indianapolis, IN 46208
(317) 925-4231
Grades: 9-12
| 126 students
2815 English Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46201
(317) 226-4221
Grades: K-5
| 404 students
4501 E 32nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46218
(317) 226-4363
Grades: 7-8
| 351 students
3725 N Kiel Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 226-4108
Grades: 9-11
| 165 students
7535 Harcourt Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46260
(317) 259-5458
Grades: K-5
| 436 students
2710 Bethel Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
(317) 226-4264
Grades: PK-6
| 339 students
2605 E 25th St
Indianapolis, IN 46218
(317) 226-4237
Grades: K-6
| 334 students
10502 East 21st St
Indianapolis, IN 46229
(317) 532-3000
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
1401 E 10th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 226-4297
Grades: 6-8
| 80 students
4950 W 34th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 297-9100
Grades: K-8
| 479 students
4352 North Mitthoeffer Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46235
(317) 890-9100
Grades: K-8
| 639 students
2710 Bethel Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
(317) 780-1200
Grades: K-8
| 191 students
4950 W 34th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(724) 624-0114
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1145 East 22nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 608-0210
Grades: K-8
| 311 students
1301 E 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 000-0000
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
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