Tindley Preparatory Academy



Tindley Preparatory Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tindley Preparatory Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 48
7 79
8 47
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tindley Preparatory Academy is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the Tindley Preparatory Academy. It enrolls 174 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 8.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 174
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 21

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Tindley Preparatory Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 174
(100%)
174
(100%)
 Female 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Tindley Preparatory Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 162
(93%)
162
(93%)
 Two or More 8
(5%)
8
(5%)
 White 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Tindley Preparatory Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 91
(52%)
91
(52%)
 Not Eligible 63
(36%)
63
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(11%)
20
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Tindley Preparatory Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.8%) 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.

Compare Tindley Preparatory Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
830.0% 8.3:1
 
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 63.8%
 

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