George Washington Carver School 87

Serves grades PK - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2411 Indpls Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46208
Phone
(317) 226-4287
District
INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
MARION COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
369
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

5

(10 is best)

Better than 46.1% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

George Washington Carver School 87 Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
58%
52%
50%
46%
65%
59%
58%
52%
50%
46%
65%
59%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
47%
50%
45%
46%
48%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
23%
48%
15%
47%
31%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
59%
47%
60%
47%
57%
46%
59%
47%
60%
47%
57%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
45%
40%
49%
30%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
58%
44%
65%
50%
50%
38%
58%
44%
65%
50%
50%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
13
14
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 61 16.5%
Kindergarten 57 15.4%
Grade 1 38 10.3%
Grade 2 45 12.2%
Grade 3 40 10.8%
Grade 4 36 9.8%
Grade 5 19 5.1%
Grade 6 30 8.1%
Grade 7 23 6.2%
Grade 8 20 5.4%
Total 369 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 25.4% 22.0% 70.5%
Black 36.3% 46.6% 13.5%
Hispanic 38.3% 30.5% 13.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.7% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.2% 64.8% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.3% 63.9% 40.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.0% 0.9% 7.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 308,672 6,732,219
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,898.2 186
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.4% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.1% 20.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.5% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.8% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 10.2% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 122,571 2,570,419
Single Parent Households With Children 15.1% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 80.3% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.1% 26.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.4% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 6.8% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.9% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.4% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.3% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.9% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 22.3% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,832 $194,773,488 40.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $700 $19,956,300 4.2%
Staff $866 $24,688,794 5.2%
General Administration $244 $6,956,196 1.5%
School Administration $806 $22,978,254 4.8%
Operation $1,724 $49,149,516 10.3%
Transportation $1,673 $47,695,557 10.0%
Other $428 $12,201,852 2.6%
Total Support $6,441 $183,626,469 38.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,501 $99,810,009 20.9%
Total Expenditures $16,774 $478,209,966 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $5,950,874,179 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $488 $514,083,570 4.2%
Staff $385 $405,634,139 3.3%
General Administration $195 $205,618,980 1.7%
School Administration $626 $660,314,164 5.4%
Operation $1,093 $1,152,071,943 9.5%
Transportation $594 $626,646,766 5.2%
Other $248 $261,830,185 2.2%
Total Support $3,630 $3,826,200,550 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,229 $2,349,225,227 19.4%
Total Expenditures $11,504 $12,126,298,541 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%