MSD Pike Township School District

6901 Zionsville Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(District boundaries shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

MSD Pike Township School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 12 public elementary schools serving 7,541 students in MSD Pike Township School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Indiana.
Public Elementary Schools in MSD Pike Township School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Indiana public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (versus the 40% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public elementary school average of 35% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
13 Schools
1,414 Schools
# Students
10,928 Students
663,311 Students
# Teachers
686 Teachers
42,194 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

MSD Pike Township School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 391 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 92% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IN)
#306 out of 392 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of MSD Pike Township  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
17%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MSD Pike 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 2020-21 school year data.
29%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MSD Pike 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 2020-21 school year data.
87%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of MSD Pike Township  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.56
0.54
# American Indian Students
1 Student
1,057 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
186 Students
18,652 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
2,624 Students
87,160 Students
% Hispanic Students
24%
13%
# Black Students
6,751 Students
86,117 Students
% Black Students
62%
13%
# White Students
770 Students
432,567 Students
% White Students
7%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
627 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
592 Students
37,131 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
142
16,100
# Students in K Grade:
769
74,361
# Students in 1st Grade:
758
74,314
# Students in 2nd Grade:
845
75,414
# Students in 3rd Grade:
708
74,063
# Students in 4th Grade:
834
75,161
# Students in 5th Grade:
834
75,204
# Students in 6th Grade:
807
76,895
# Students in 7th Grade:
907
49,614
# Students in 8th Grade:
937
50,991
# Students in 9th Grade:
862
4,841
# Students in 10th Grade:
894
5,220
# Students in 11th Grade:
849
5,404
# Students in 12th Grade:
782
5,616
# Ungraded Students:
-
113

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,070 is higher than the state median of $13,179. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,449 is higher than the state median of $12,810. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$154 MM
$13,615 MM
This chart display total revenue of MSD Pike Township  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$147 MM
$13,234 MM
This chart display total spending of MSD Pike Township  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,070
$13,179
This chart display average revenue per public school student in MSD Pike Township  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,449
$12,810
This chart display average spending per public school student in MSD Pike Township  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best MSD Pike Township School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fishback Creek Public Academy
(Math: 38% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8301 W 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46278
(317) 347-8470
Grades: K-5
| 460 students
Rank: #22.
Eagle Creek Elementary School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6905 W 46th St
Indianapolis, IN 46254
(317) 291-1311
Grades: K-5
| 490 students
Rank: #33.
New Augusta Public - North
(Math: 18% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6450 Rodebaugh Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 387-4328
Grades: 6-8
| 861 students
Rank: #44.
Guion Creek Elementary School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4301 W 52nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46254
(317) 298-2780
Grades: K-5
| 592 students
Rank: #55.
College Park Elementary School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2811 Barnard Street
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 347-7400
Grades: K-5
| 465 students
Rank: #66.
Lincoln Middle School
(Math: 10% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5353 W 71st St
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 291-9499
Grades: 6-8
| 871 students
Rank: #77.
Eastbrook Elementary School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 18%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7625 New Augusta Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 298-2784
Grades: K-5
| 522 students
Rank: #88.
Deer Run Elementary School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 12%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5401 N High School Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46254
(317) 299-1266
Grades: K-5
| 588 students
Rank: #99.
Guion Creek Middle School
(Math: 8% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4401 W 52nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46254
(317) 293-4549
Grades: 6-8
| 919 students
Rank: #1010.
New Augusta Public - South
(Math: 12% | Reading: 16%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6250 Rodebaugh Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 387-4325
Grades: K-5
| 475 students
Rank: #1111.
Central Elementary School
(Math: 10% | Reading: 14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
7001 Zionsville Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 298-2778
Grades: K-5
| 665 students
Rank: #1212.
Snacks Crossing Elementary School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5455 W 56th St
Indianapolis, IN 46254
(317) 295-7200
Grades: PK-5
| 633 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 13 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 10,928 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • : 87% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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