Center for Inquiry



Center for Inquiry Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Center for Inquiry Students by Grade
PK 0
K 41
1 48
2 41
3 42
4 40
5 47
6 43
7 36
8 37
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Center for Inquiry is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the Indianapolis Public Schools. It enrolls 375 students in grades 1st through 12th. Center for Inquiry is the 706th largest public school in Indiana and the 34,589th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 375
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,589th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 706th out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 58th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 327th out of 1,115

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Center for Inquiry Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 192
(51%)
10,591
(48%)
 Male 183
(49%)
11,403
(52%)

Center for Inquiry Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 259
(69%)
5,070
(23%)
 Black 41
(11%)
10,209
(46%)
 Hispanic 34
(9%)
5,480
(25%)
 Two or More 30
(8%)
1,069
(5%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
120
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
34
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)

Center for Inquiry Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 285
(76%)
6,172
(28%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 63
(17%)
15,284
(69%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(7%)
538
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, Center for Inquiry is ranked 983rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Center for Inquiry students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Center for Inquiry Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 248
2006 279
2007 296
2008 310
2009 312
2010 343
2011 352
2012 347
2013 366
2014 386
2015 375

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 N/A
2007 12.5
2008 12.7
2009 12.4
2010 13.8
2011 12.8
2012 11.6
2013 13.1
2014 12.5
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60483870967742
2006 0.70250896057348
2007 0.63513513513514
2008 0.61935483870968
2009 0.58653846153846
2010 0.48104956268222
2011 0.44886363636364
2012 0.42363112391931
2013 0.37704918032787
2014 0.32124352331606
2015 0.24

Compare Center for Inquiry to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.0%
 
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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