M S D Decatur Township School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 2,142 students in M S D Decatur Township School District. The top ranked public high schools in M S D Decatur Township School District are Decatur Central High School and Decatur Township School For Excellence. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public high schools in M S D Decatur Township School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Indiana public high school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 58% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Indiana.
public high school in M S D Decatur Township School District have a Graduation Rate of 88%, which is equal to the Indiana average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Decatur Central High School, with 91% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Indiana or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Indiana public high school average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameM S D Decatur Township School District
School District Websitehttp://www.decaturproud.org/
School District Phone Number(317) 856-5265
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools2 Schools482 Schools
# of Students2,142 Students361,938 Students
# of Teachers114 Teachers21,272 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1

District Comparison

M S D Decatur Township School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 329 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 88% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#291 out of 373 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of M S D Decatur Township  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of M S D Decatur Township  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)
41%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of M S D Decatur Township  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
88%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of M S D Decatur Township  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.480.49
# of American Indian Students7 Students827 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students17 Students7,862 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students249 Students39,845 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
11%
# of Black Students269 Students45,689 Students
% Black Students
12%
13%
# of White Students1,499 Students252,217 Students
% White Students
70%
70%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student235 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students100 Students15,311 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 400
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 996
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 1,039
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 969
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 1,220
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 1,198
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 1,294
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 4,342
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 11,267
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 12,187
# of Students in 9th Grade:52380,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:55280,772
# of Students in 11th Grade:55683,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:51080,340
# of Ungraded Students:11,723

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,548 is higher than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,953 is higher than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$86 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of M S D Decatur Township  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$75 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of M S D Decatur Township  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$12,548$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in M S D Decatur Township  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$10,953$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in M S D Decatur Township  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.

M S D Decatur Township School District Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Decatur Central High School Math: 26% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5251 Kentucky Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46221
    (317) 856-5288

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,880 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Decatur Township School For Excellence Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5106 S High School Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46221
    (317) 856-0900

    Grades: 9-12 | 262 students
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