Joshua Academy

  • Joshua Academy serves 187 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Joshua Academy 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Joshua Academy's student population of 187 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joshua Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joshua Academy is 0.49, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#1087 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
68%
13%
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White
11%
68%
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Two or more races
20%
5%
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Diversity Score0.490.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoshua Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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  • Evansville Lincoln School
    Grades: K-8 | 218 students
    0.4 miles
    635 Lincoln Ave
    Evansville, IN 47713
    (812)435-8235
    0.4 K-8 218
  • Evansville Evans School
    Grades: PK-6 | 575 students
    0.6 miles
    2727 N Evans Ave
    Evansville, IN 47711
    (812)435-8330
    0.6 PK-6 575
  • Evansville Delaware Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 467 students
    0.8 miles
    700 N Garvin St
    Evansville, IN 47711
    (812)435-8227
    0.8 K-6 467
  • Evansville Benjamin Bosse High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 746 students
    0.9 miles
    1300 Washington Ave
    Evansville, IN 47714
    (812)477-1661
    0.9 9-12 746
  • Evansville Signature School Inc Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
    1.0 miles
    610 Main St
    Evansville, IN 47708
    (812)421-1820
    1.0 9-12 366

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