Indpls Lighthouse Charter School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Indpls Lighthouse Charter School serves 899 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Indpls Lighthouse Charter 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Indpls Lighthouse Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Indpls Lighthouse Charter School's student population of 899 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students899 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

Indpls Lighthouse Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Indpls Lighthouse Charter School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1400 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
12%
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Black
67%
13%
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White
15%
68%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.520.51
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndpls Lighthouse Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Indpls Lighthouse Charter School is Thomas Carr Howe Community High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beech Grove Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Paul I Miller School 114 (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indianapolis Paul I Miller School 114 Math: 32% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 420 students
    0.4 miles
    2251 S Sloan Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46203
    (317) 226-4114
    0.4 PK-6 420
  • Indianapolis Christian Park School 82 Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 412 students
    1.2 miles
    4700 English Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46201
    (317) 226-4282
    1.2 K-6 412
  • Beech Grove Beech Grove Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 459 students
    1.3 miles
    1248 Buffalo St
    Beech Grove, IN 46107
    (317) 784-6649
    1.3 7-8 459
  • Beech Grove Central Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 481 students
    1.5 miles
    1000 Main St
    Beech Grove, IN 46107
    (317) 784-4565
    1.5 2-3 481
  • Indianapolis Thomas Carr Howe Community High School Math: 19% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 488 students
    1.8 miles
    4900 Julian Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46201
    (317) 217-1980
    1.8 7-12 488

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