Tindley Preparatory Academy

Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Tindley Preparatory Academy serves 146 students in grades 6-8.
Tindley Preparatory Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

Top Rankings

Tindley Preparatory Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Tindley Preparatory Academy's student population of 146 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students146 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Rankings

Tindley Preparatory Academy is ranked within the top 30% 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 Tindley Preparatory Academy is 0.19, 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
#384 out of 1762 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
90%
13%
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White
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68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.190.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTindley Preparatory Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tindley Preparatory Academy is Charles A Tindley Accelerated School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Tindley Collegiate Academy (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indianapolis Tindley Collegiate Academy Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 216 students
    0.1 miles
    4020 Meadows Pky
    Indianapolis, IN 46205
    (317) 777-7740
    0.1 6-8 216
  • Indianapolis Avondale Meadows Academy Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 463 students
    0.2 miles
    3980 Meadows Dr
    Indianapolis, IN 46205
    (317) 803-3182
    0.2 K-5 463
  • Indianapolis Charles A Tindley Accelerated School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 301 students
    0.2 miles
    3960 Meadows Dr
    Indianapolis, IN 46205
    (317) 545-1745
    0.2 9-12 301
  • Indianapolis Tindley Renaissance Academy Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 510 students
    0.5 miles
    4020 Sherman Dr
    Indianapolis, IN 46226
    (317) 545-1745
    0.5 K-5 510
  • Indianapolis Joyce Kilmer School 69 Magnet School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 166 students
    0.8 miles
    3421 N Keystone Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46218
    (317) 226-4269
    0.8 4-6 166

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