Steel City Academy

  • Steel City Academy serves 296 students in grades 7-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Steel City 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Steel City Academy's student population of 296 students has grown by 94% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-10
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Steel City Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Steel City Academy is 0.15, 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 Testing Rank#1692 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
92%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Steel City Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Steel City Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.150.51
This chart display the diversity score of Steel City Academy and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
42%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSteel City Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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