Indianapolis School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 31 public preschools serving 12,699 students in Indianapolis School District. The top ranked public preschools in Indianapolis School District are George Washington Carver School 87, Ips/ Butler University Lab School 60 and Rousseau Mcclellan School 91. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public preschools in Indianapolis School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Indiana public pre school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 60% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public preschool average of 33% (majority Hispanic and 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 Schools31 Schools446 Schools
# of Students12,699 Students190,875 Students
# of Teachers811 Teachers10,394 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1

District Comparison

Indianapolis School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 157 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
0.680.52
# of American Indian Students19 Students343 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students101 Students6,286 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students3,771 Students25,172 Students
% Hispanic Students
30%
13%
# of Black Students5,495 Students20,780 Students
% Black Students
43%
11%
# of White Students2,732 Students127,943 Students
% White Students
21%
67%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students174 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students576 Students10,177 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:86218,504
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,56532,085
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,56029,252
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,60228,336
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,59226,237
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,62925,885
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,55521,534
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,4427,615
# of Students in 7th Grade:698835
# of Students in 8th Grade:194319
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 64
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 64
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 60
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 60
# of Ungraded Students: - 25

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 Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    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: #22.
    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: #33.
    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: #44.
    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: #5-65.-6.
    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: #5-65.-6.
    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: #77.
    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: #88.
    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: #99.
    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: #1010.
    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: #1111.
    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: #1212.
    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: #1313.
    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: #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: #15-1615.- 16.
    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: #15-1615.- 16.
    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: #1717.
    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: #1818.
    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
  • Rank: #1919.
    Clarence Farrington School 61 Math: 23% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4326 Patricia St
    Indianapolis, IN 46222
    (317) 226-4261

    Grades: PK-6 | 657 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Eleanor Skillen School 34 Math: 21% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1410 Wade St
    Indianapolis, IN 46203
    (317) 226-4234

    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    James Russell Lowell School 51 Math: 17% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3426 Roosevelt Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46218
    (317) 226-4251

    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    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: #2323.
    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: #2424.
    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: #2525.
    Arlington Woods School 99 Math: 10% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5801 E 30th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46218
    (317) 226-4299

    Grades: PK-6 | 503 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Louis B Russell Junior School 48 Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3445 N Central
    Indianapolis, IN 46205
    (317) 226-4248

    Grades: PK-6 | 353 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    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: #2828.
    Thomas D Gregg School 15 Math: 13% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2302 E Michigan St
    Indianapolis, IN 46201
    (317) 226-4215

    Grades: PK-6 | 536 students
  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.1002 W 25th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46208
    (317) 226-4242

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.9501 E 36th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46236
    (317) 226-4102

    Grades: PK | 70 students
  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Gambold Pre-school
    3725 Kiel Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN 46224
    (317) 226-4411

    Grades: PK | 11 students
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