Louis B Russell Junior School 48

  • Louis B Russell Junior School 48 serves 383 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) 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 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Louis B Russell Junior School 48's student population of 383 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Louis B Russell Junior School 48's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louis B Russell Junior School 48 is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1705 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
93%
12%
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White
4%
69%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.130.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndianapolis Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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