Gold Academy



Gold Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gold Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 111
2 108
3 104
4 114
5 94
6 104
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gold Academy is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the M S D Decatur Township School District. It enrolls 635 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gold Academy is the 156th largest public school in Indiana and the 11,042nd largest nationally. It has 22.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 635
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,042nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 156th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 1,057th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 345th out of 1,125

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Gold Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 321
(51%)
1,627
(48%)
 Male 314
(49%)
1,755
(52%)

Gold Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 490
(77%)
2,573
(76%)
 Black 48
(8%)
268
(8%)
 Hispanic 48
(8%)
328
(10%)
 Two or More 47
(7%)
183
(5%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
21
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Gold Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 388
(61%)
1,837
(54%)
 Not Eligible 190
(30%)
1,125
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(9%)
420
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Gold Academy is ranked 107th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gold Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.1%) is higher than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Gold Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 507
2006 478
2007 484
2008 518
2009 482
2010 669
2011 623
2012 635

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 N/A
2007 17.3
2008 18.7
2009 17.7
2010 21.4
2011 21.5
2012 22.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5069033530572
2006 0.5020920502092
2007 0.55371900826446
2008 0.59073359073359
2009 0.66597510373444
2010 0.66367713004484
2011 0.66131621187801
2012 0.7007874015748

Compare Gold Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,270.0% 22.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 70.1%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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