Top 10 Best Indianapolis Public High Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 58 public high schools serving 56,848 students in Indianapolis, IN. The top ranked public high schools in Indianapolis, IN are Speedway Senior High School, Herron High School and Franklin Central High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Indianapolis, IN public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Indiana public high school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 57% statewide average). High schools in Indianapolis have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public high schools.
Indianapolis, IN public high school have a Graduation Rate of 71%, which is less than the Indiana average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Franklin Central High School, with 97% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Indiana or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public high school average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Indianapolis, IN Public High Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
Franklin Central High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
6215 S Franklin Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46259
(317) 862-6646
Grades: 9-12
| 2,726 students
Rank: #44.
Charles A Tindley Accelerated School
Charter School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3960 Meadows Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46205
(317) 545-1745
Grades: 9-12
| 301 students
Rank: #55.
Riverside High School
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2916 W 30th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 231-0010
Grades: 9
| 140 students
Rank: #66.
Purdue Polytechnic High School Ind
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
525 S Meridian St - Suite Lla
Indianapolis, IN 46225
(317) 832-1200
Grades: 9
| 151 students
Rank: #77.
Perry Meridian High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
401 W Meridian School Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46217
(317) 789-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,367 students
Rank: #88.
Pike High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5401 W 71st St
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 291-5250
Grades: 9-12
| 3,209 students
Rank: #99.
North Central High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1801 E 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46240
(317) 259-5301
Grades: 9-12
| 3,765 students
Rank: #1010.
Ben Davis University High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1155 S High School Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46241
(317) 988-7800
Grades: 10-12
| 393 students
Rank: #1111.
Lawrence North High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7802 N Hague Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46256
(317) 964-7700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,524 students
Rank: #1212.
Irvington Community School
Charter School
Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6705 E Julian Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46219
(317) 357-5359
Grades: K-12
| 994 students
Rank: #1313.
Shortridge High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3401 N Meridian
Indianapolis, IN 46208
(317) 226-2810
Grades: 9-12
| 431 students
Rank: #1414.
Indiana Virtual Pathways Academy
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 East 96th St Suite 400
Indianapolis, IN 46240
(317) 660-9267
Grades: 9-12
| 2,958 students
Rank: #1515.
Christel House Academy South
Charter School
Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2717 S East St
Indianapolis, IN 46225
(317) 783-4690
Grades: K-12
| 659 students
Rank: #1616.
Indiana Connections Career Academy
Charter School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6640 Intech Boulevard - Suite
Indianapolis, IN 46278
(317) 732-7790
Grades: 9-11
| 72 students
Rank: #1717.
Lawrence Central High School
Math: 18% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
7300 E 56th St
Indianapolis, IN 46226
(317) 964-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,386 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Decatur Central High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5251 Kentucky Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46221
(317) 856-5288
Grades: 9-12
| 1,880 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Southport High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
971 E Banta Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 789-4800
Grades: 9-12
| 2,239 students
Rank: #2020.
Warren Central High School
Math: 16% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
9500 E 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46229
(317) 532-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 3,829 students
Rank: #2121.
Damar Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5125 Decatur Blvd Ste D
Indianapolis, IN 46241
(317) 455-2400
Grades: K-12
| 198 students
Rank: #2222.
In Math & Science Academy - North
Charter School
Math: 27% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7435 N Keystone Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46240
(317) 259-7300
Grades: K-12
| 659 students
Rank: #2323.
Ben Davis High School
Math: 15% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
1200 N Girls Sch Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46214
(317) 988-7000
Grades: 10-12
| 3,195 students
Rank: #2424.
Hoosier Academy - Indianapolis
Charter School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5640 Caito Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46219
(317) 547-1400
Grades: K-12
| 201 students
Rank: #2525.
Indpls Lighthouse Charter School
Charter School
Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1780 Sloan Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
(317) 351-1534
Grades: K-12
| 899 students
Rank: #2626.
Emmerich Manual High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2405 Madison Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46225
(317) 217-1983
Grades: 9-12
| 734 students
Rank: #2727.
Crispus Attucks Medical Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: 3% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1140 Dr M Luther King Jr St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 226-2800
Grades: 9-12
| 713 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Decatur Township School For Excellence
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5106 S High School Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46221
(317) 856-0900
Grades: 9-12
| 262 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Marion Academy
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2107 N Riley
Indianapolis, IN 46218
(317) 983-1300
Grades: 6-12
| 224 students
Rank: #3030.
Thomas Carr Howe Community High School
Math: 12% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
4900 Julian Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46201
(317) 217-1980
Grades: 7-12
| 488 students
Rank: #3131.
Insight School Of Indiana
Charter School
Math: 4% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2855 North Franklin Road
Indianapolis, IN 46219
(317) 495-6494
Grades: 7-12
| 766 students
Rank: #3232.
Arsenal Technical High School
Math: 2% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1500 E Michigan St
Indianapolis, IN 46201
(317) 693-5300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,965 students
Rank: #3333.
Indianapolis Metropolitan High School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1635 W Michigan St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
(317) 524-4638
Grades: 9-12
| 288 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
George Washington Community High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2215 W Washington St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
(317) 693-5555
Grades: 9-12
| 444 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Indianapolis Lighthouse East
Charter School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4002 N Franklin Road
Indianapolis, IN 46226
(317) 897-2472
Grades: 7-11
| 375 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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