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For the 2021 school year, there are 50 public elementary schools serving 20,252 students in Indianapolis School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in Indianapolis School District are Merle Sidener Gifted Academy, Center For Inquiry School 84 and Center For Inquiry School 2. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in Indianapolis School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Indiana public elementary school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public elementary school average of 33% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameIndianapolis School District
School District Websitehttp://www.myips.org
School District Phone Number(317) 226-4411
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools50 Schools1,426 Schools
# of Students20,252 Students684,243 Students
# of Teachers1,336 Teachers38,808 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1

District Comparison

Indianapolis School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 354 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 63% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#332 out of 373 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Indianapolis   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Indianapolis   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indianapolis   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
77%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Indianapolis   School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.690.52
# of American Indian Students29 Students1,275 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students142 Students16,557 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students5,454 Students84,393 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
12%
# of Black Students8,797 Students86,712 Students
% Black Students
43%
13%
# of White Students4,839 Students459,629 Students
% White Students
24%
67%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students566 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students984 Students35,159 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:83313,682
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,43175,937
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,44676,204
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,52776,370
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,57578,512
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,78179,914
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,63079,805
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,47879,025
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,02952,193
# of Students in 8th Grade:52252,811
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 4,052
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 4,729
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 5,320
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 5,405
# of Ungraded Students: - 284

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $18,139 is higher than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,308 is higher than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$501 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of Indianapolis   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$478 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Indianapolis   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,139$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Indianapolis   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,308$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Indianapolis   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Indianapolis School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Merle Sidener Gifted Academy Math: 91% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2424 Kessler Blvd E Dr
    Indianapolis, IN 46220
    (317) 226-4259

    Grades: 2-8 | 357 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Center For Inquiry School 84 Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    440 E 57th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46220
    (317) 226-4284

    Grades: K-8 | 432 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Center For Inquiry School 2 Magnet School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    725 N New Jersey St
    Indianapolis, IN 46202
    (317) 226-4202

    Grades: K-8 | 430 students
  • Rank: #44.
    George Washington Carver School 87 Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2411 Indpls Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46208
    (317) 226-4287

    Grades: PK-8 | 365 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Ips/ Butler University Lab School 60 Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3330 N Pennsylvania
    Indianapolis, IN 46205
    (317) 226-4369

    Grades: PK-7 | 556 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Rousseau Mcclellan School 91 Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5111 Evanston Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46205
    (317) 226-4291

    Grades: PK-8 | 532 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Ernie Pyle School 90 Math: 54% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3351 W 18th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46222
    (317) 226-4290

    Grades: K-6 | 362 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Center For Inquiry School 70 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    510 East 46th Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46205
    (317) 226-4270

    Grades: K-6 | 312 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Theodore Potter School 74 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1601 E 10th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46201
    (317) 226-4274

    Grades: K-6 | 275 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Center For Inquiry School 27 Math: 39% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    545 E 19th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46202
    (317) 226-4227

    Grades: PK-8 | 450 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    George H Fisher School 93 Math: 51% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7151 E 35th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46226
    (317) 226-4293

    Grades: K-6 | 415 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Eliza A Blaker School 55 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1349 E 54th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46220
    (317) 226-4255

    Grades: PK-6 | 166 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Raymond F Brandes School 65 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4065 Asbury St
    Indianapolis, IN 46227
    (317) 226-4265

    Grades: PK-6 | 236 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    George W Julian School 57 Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5435 E Washington St
    Indianapolis, IN 46219
    (317) 226-4257

    Grades: K-7 | 171 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Jonathan Jennings School 109 Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6150 Gateway Dr
    Indianapolis, IN 46254
    (317) 226-4109

    Grades: K-6 | 282 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    William Penn School 49 Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1720 W Wilkins St
    Indianapolis, IN 46221
    (317) 226-4249

    Grades: PK-7 | 658 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Carl Wilde School 79 Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5002 W 34th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46224
    (317) 226-4279

    Grades: PK-6 | 643 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    William Mckinley School 39 Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1733 Spann Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46203
    (317) 226-4239

    Grades: PK-6 | 472 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Christian Park School 82 Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4700 English Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46201
    (317) 226-4282

    Grades: K-6 | 412 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Edison School Of The Arts 47 Magnet School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    777 White River Pkwy W Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46221
    (317) 226-4270

    Grades: K-8 | 590 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    James A Garfield School 31 Math: 36% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    307 Lincoln St
    Indianapolis, IN 46225
    (317) 226-4231

    Grades: K-8 | 402 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Cold Spring School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3650 Cold Spring Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46222
    (317) 226-4155

    Grades: K-6 | 317 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Meredith Nicholson School 96 Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3651 N Kiel Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46224
    (317) 226-4296

    Grades: PK-6 | 357 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Francis W Parker School 56 Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2353 Columbia Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46205
    (317) 226-4256

    Grades: PK-8 | 335 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Paul I Miller School 114 Math: 32% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2251 S Sloan Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46203
    (317) 226-4114

    Grades: PK-6 | 420 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Daniel Webster School 46 Math: 29% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1450 S Reisner
    Indianapolis, IN 46221
    (317) 226-4246

    Grades: K-8 | 412 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Floro Torrence School 83 Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5050 E 42nd St
    Indianapolis, IN 46226
    (317) 226-4283

    Grades: PK-6 | 263 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Frederick Douglass School 19 Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2020 Dawson St
    Indianapolis, IN 46203
    (317) 226-4219

    Grades: PK-8 | 488 students
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Lew Wallace School 107 Math: 32% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3307 Ashway Dr
    Indianapolis, IN 46224
    (317) 226-4107

    Grades: PK-6 | 606 students
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    321 N Linwood Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46201
    (317) 226-4258

    Grades: PK-6 | 336 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Anna Brochhausen School 88 Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5801 E 16th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46218
    (317) 226-4288

    Grades: PK-6 | 315 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Emma Donnan Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1202 East Troy Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN 46203
    (317) 217-1979

    Grades: K-6 | 260 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Phalen At Francis Scott Key 103 Math: 24% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3920 Baker Dr
    Indianapolis, IN 46236
    (317) 226-4103

    Grades: K-6 | 461 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Riverside School 44 Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2033 Sugar Grove Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46202
    (317) 226-4244

    Grades: 4-6 | 221 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Robert Lee Frost School 106 Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5301 Roxbury Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46226
    (317) 226-4106

    Grades: PK-6 | 369 students
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