Speedway Junior High School

  • Speedway Junior High School serves 272 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Speedway Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Speedway Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Speedway Junior High School's student population of 272 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students272 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Speedway Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Speedway Junior High School is 0.69, 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#222 out of 1762 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
American Indian
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
12%
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Black
31%
13%
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White
44%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.690.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool Town Of Speedway School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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