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For the 2021 school year, there are 25 public middle schools serving 10,015 students in Indianapolis School District. The top ranked public middle 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 middle schools in Indianapolis School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Indiana public middle school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average middle testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public middle school average of 32% (majority Black).

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 Schools25 Schools546 Schools
# of Students10,015 Students289,906 Students
# of Teachers794 Teachers17,825 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1

District Comparison

Indianapolis School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 343 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
0.710.51
# of American Indian Students17 Students634 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students68 Students5,501 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students2,685 Students33,330 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
11%
# of Black Students3,628 Students40,021 Students
% Black Students
36%
14%
# of White Students3,046 Students197,022 Students
% White Students
30%
68%
# of Hawaiian Students6 Students232 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students565 Students13,214 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:400540
# of Students in Kindergarten:8513,851
# of Students in 1st Grade:8623,885
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9083,908
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9864,470
# of Students in 4th Grade:9824,584
# of Students in 5th Grade:90410,721
# of Students in 6th Grade:90849,991
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,70278,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,51279,979
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 11,599
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 12,280
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 12,879
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 12,323
# of Ungraded Students: - 461

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 Middle 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.
    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: #88.
    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: #99.
    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: #1010.
    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: #1111.
    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: #1212.
    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: #1313.
    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: #1414.
    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: #1515.
    Hw Longfellow Med/stem Magnet Midl Magnet School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    510 Laurel Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46203
    (317) 226-4228

    Grades: 7-8 | 318 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    H L Harshman Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1501 E 10th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46201
    (317) 226-4101

    Grades: 7-8 | 517 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Broad Ripple Mgnt Junior High School-prfm Arts Magnet School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1115 Broad Ripple Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46220
    (317) 693-5700

    Grades: 8 | 59 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Wendell Phillips School 63 Math: 19% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1163 N Belmont Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46222
    (317) 226-4263

    Grades: PK-7 | 498 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Stephen Foster School 67 Math: 16% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    653 N Somerset
    Indianapolis, IN 46222
    (317) 226-4267

    Grades: PK-7 | 693 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Washington Irving School 14 Math: 13% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1250 E Market St
    Indianapolis, IN 46202
    (317) 226-4214

    Grades: PK-7 | 451 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    George Washington Community Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2215 W Washington St
    Indianapolis, IN 46222
    (317) 693-5555

    Grades: 8 | 127 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    James Whitcomb Riley School 43 Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 W 40th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46208
    (317) 226-4243

    Grades: PK-7 | 532 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    John Marshall Middle School Math: 7% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10101 E 38th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46235
    (317) 693-5460

    Grades: 7-8 | 422 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Northwest Community Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5525 W 34th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46224
    (317) 693-5600

    Grades: 8 | 220 students
  • Rank: #2525.1002 W 25th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46208
    (317) 226-4242

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a student
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