Top 10 Best Indianapolis Public Preschools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 58 public preschools serving 29,281 students in Indianapolis, IN. The top ranked public preschools in Indianapolis, IN are Carl G Fisher Elementary School 1, Southport Elementary School and Douglas Macarthur Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Indianapolis, IN public preschools have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Indiana public pre school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 43% statewide average). Pre schools in Indianapolis have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public pre schools.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public preschool average of 33% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Indianapolis, IN Public Preschools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #3 - 43. - 4.
Douglas Macarthur Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
454 E Stop 11 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 789-2500
Grades: PK-5
| 805 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
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: #55.
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: #66.
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: #77.
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: #88.
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: #99.
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: #1010.
George Washington Carver School 87
Magnet School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2411 Indpls Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46208
(317) 226-4287
Grades: PK-8
| 365 students
Rank: #1111.
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5241 Brehob Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46217
(317) 789-3800
Grades: PK-5
| 1,036 students
Rank: #1212.
Lillie Idella Kitley Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8735 Indian Creek Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46259
(317) 803-5900
Grades: PK-5
| 1,178 students
Rank: #1313.
Ips/ Butler University Lab School 60
Magnet School
Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
3330 N Pennsylvania
Indianapolis, IN 46205
(317) 226-4369
Grades: PK-7
| 556 students
Rank: #1414.
Winchester Village Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 E Stop 12 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 789-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 676 students
Rank: #1515.
Rousseau Mcclellan School 91
Magnet School
Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5111 Evanston Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46205
(317) 226-4291
Grades: PK-8
| 532 students
Rank: #1616.
Stout Field Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3820 W Bradbury
Indianapolis, IN 46241
(317) 988-6800
Grades: PK-6
| 812 students
Rank: #1717.
Center For Inquiry School 27
Math: 35% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
545 E 19th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 226-4227
Grades: PK-8
| 450 students
Rank: #1818.
Clinton Young Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5740 Mcfarland Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 789-3400
Grades: PK-5
| 872 students
Rank: #1919.
Garden City Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4901 Rockville Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 988-8300
Grades: PK-6
| 798 students
Rank: #2020.
William Mckinley School 39
Math: 31% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1733 Spann Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
(317) 226-4239
Grades: PK-6
| 472 students
Rank: #2121.
Snacks Crossing Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5455 W 56th St
Indianapolis, IN 46254
(317) 295-7200
Grades: PK-5
| 599 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Paul I Miller School 114
Math: 27% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2251 S Sloan Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
(317) 226-4114
Grades: PK-6
| 420 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Raymond F Brandes School 65
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4065 Asbury St
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 226-4265
Grades: PK-6
| 236 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Meredith Nicholson School 96
Math: 23% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3651 N Kiel Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 226-4296
Grades: PK-6
| 357 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
William Penn School 49
Math: 23% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1720 W Wilkins St
Indianapolis, IN 46221
(317) 226-4249
Grades: PK-7
| 658 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Eliza A Blaker School 55
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1349 E 54th St
Indianapolis, IN 46220
(317) 226-4255
Grades: PK-6
| 166 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Maplewood Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1643 Dunlap Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46241
(317) 988-6600
Grades: PK-6
| 813 students
Rank: #2828.
Carl Wilde School 79
Math: 21% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5002 W 34th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 226-4279
Grades: PK-6
| 643 students
Rank: #2929.
Anna Brochhausen School 88
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5801 E 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46218
(317) 226-4288
Grades: PK-6
| 315 students
Rank: #3030.
Rhoades Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
502 S Auburn St
Indianapolis, IN 46241
(317) 988-6700
Grades: PK-6
| 796 students
Rank: #3131.
Thomas D Gregg School 15
Math: 20% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2302 E Michigan St
Indianapolis, IN 46201
(317) 226-4215
Grades: PK-6
| 536 students
Rank: #3232.
Floro Torrence School 83
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5050 E 42nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46226
(317) 226-4283
Grades: PK-6
| 263 students
Rank: #3333.
Lew Wallace School 107
Math: 18% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3307 Ashway Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 226-4107
Grades: PK-6
| 606 students
Rank: #3434.
Francis W Parker School 56
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2353 Columbia Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46205
(317) 226-4256
Grades: PK-8
| 335 students
Rank: #3535.
Frederick Douglass School 19
Math: 12% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2020 Dawson St
Indianapolis, IN 46203
(317) 226-4219
Grades: PK-8
| 488 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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