The Challenge Foundation Academy



The Challenge Foundation Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

The Challenge Foundation Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 74
1 75
2 76
3 102
4 77
5 78
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

The Challenge Foundation Academy is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the Challenge Foundation Academy. It enrolls 482 students in grades 1st through 12th. The Challenge Foundation Academy is the 433rd largest public school in Indiana and the 23,236th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 482
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 30
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,236th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 433rd out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 325th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 271st out of 1,125

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The Challenge Foundation Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 256
(53%)
256
(53%)
 Male 226
(47%)
226
(47%)

The Challenge Foundation Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 455
(94%)
455
(94%)
 Two or More 19
(4%)
19
(4%)
 White 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Hispanic 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

The Challenge Foundation Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 329
(68%)
329
(68%)
 Not Eligible 89
(18%)
89
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(13%)
64
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, The Challenge Foundation Academy is ranked 164th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of The Challenge Foundation Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.5%) 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.

The Challenge Foundation Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 251
2007 335
2008 393
2009 413
2010 475
2011 474
2012 482

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 17.6
2008 20.7
2009 24.3
2010 22.6
2011 14.8
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.58565737051793
2007 0.76417910447761
2008 0.78371501272265
2009 0.81598062953995
2010 0.80842105263158
2011 0.80590717299578
2012 0.81535269709544

Compare The Challenge Foundation Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
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 81.5%
 

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Public KG - 05 482 16.1:1  
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Public KG - 07 186 10.3:1 2 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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