Indianapolis Lighthouse East Middle School

  • Indianapolis Lighthouse East Middle School serves 216 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Indianapolis Lighthouse East Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Indianapolis Lighthouse East Middle School's student population of 216 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students216 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Indianapolis Lighthouse East Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Indianapolis Lighthouse East Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Indianapolis Lighthouse East Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Indianapolis Lighthouse East Middle School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1705 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
Hispanic
2%
11%
Black
89%
12%
White
4%
69%
Two or more races
5%
5%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Indianapolis Lighthouse East Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.210.28
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndianapolis Lighthouse East School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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