Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58

  • Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 serves 353 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 operates within the Indianapolis School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 353 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students353 students
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeRalph Waldo Emerson School 58 Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Asian Students (1988-1997)
Hispanic
10%
11%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
50%
12%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Black Students (1988-2015)
White
31%
70%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRalph Waldo Emerson School 58 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.640.49
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
41%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
8%
Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Indianapolis School District's student population of 32,243 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $24,460 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 57% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,658 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District NameIndianapolis School District
Number of Schools
Managed
72
3
Number of Students Managed32,2431,465
Indianapolis School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$729 MM$19 MM
Indianapolis School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$556 MM$16 MM
Indianapolis School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$24,460$12,273
Indianapolis School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,658$10,163
Indianapolis School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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