James Whitcomb Riley School 43



James Whitcomb Riley School 43 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Whitcomb Riley School 43 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 70
1 77
2 60
3 56
4 41
5 59
6 59
7 29
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Whitcomb Riley School 43 is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the Indianapolis Public Schools. It enrolls 451 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Whitcomb Riley School 43 is the 529th largest public school in Indiana and the 26,352nd largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 451
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,352nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 529th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 150th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 228th out of 1,125

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James Whitcomb Riley School 43 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 231
(51%)
11,121
(52%)
 Female 220
(49%)
10,460
(48%)

James Whitcomb Riley School 43 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 383
(85%)
10,866
(50%)
 Two or More 24
(5%)
1,108
(5%)
 Hispanic 22
(5%)
4,544
(21%)
 White 19
(4%)
4,935
(23%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
100
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
24
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

James Whitcomb Riley School 43 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 375
(83%)
17,503
(81%)
 Not Eligible 63
(14%)
3,187
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(3%)
891
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, James Whitcomb Riley School 43 is ranked 169th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Whitcomb Riley School 43 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.0%) is significantly 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.

James Whitcomb Riley School 43 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 344
2006 493
2007 436
2008 375
2009 455
2010 485
2011 437
2012 451

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 N/A
2007 11.9
2008 13.3
2009 15.8
2010 16.4
2011 16.8
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84593023255814
2006 0.85192697768763
2007 0.77981651376147
2008 0.88533333333333
2009 0.87472527472527
2010 0.81443298969072
2011 0.8558352402746
2012 0.86031042128603

Compare James Whitcomb Riley School 43 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 86.0%
 

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Public KG - 07 451 14.5:1  
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Public PK - 06 457 15.8:1 1 miles
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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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