3020 Nowland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46201
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Paramount Brookside serves 842 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Paramount Brookside placed in the top 10% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 842 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Paramount Brookside ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Paramount Brookside's student population of 842 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
842 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Paramount Brookside is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Paramount Brookside is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#152 out of 1757 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
17%
13%
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Black
50%
13%
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White
22%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 842 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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