Damar Charter Academy



Damar Charter Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Damar Charter Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 2
1 2
2 9
3 10
4 10
5 11
6 7
7 13
8 10
9 17
10 23
11 26
12 23

Damar Charter Academy is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the Damar Charter Academy. It enrolls 163 students in grades 1st through 12th. Damar Charter Academy is the 1,077th largest public school in Indiana and the 50,290th largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 163
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50,290th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 1,077th out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 520th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 1,088th out of 1,115

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Damar Charter Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 131
(80%)
131
(80%)
 Female 32
(20%)
32
(20%)

Damar Charter Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 107
(66%)
107
(66%)
 Black 43
(26%)
43
(26%)
 Two or More 10
(6%)
10
(6%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Damar Charter Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 121
(74%)
121
(74%)
 Not Eligible 31
(19%)
31
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(7%)
11
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, Damar Charter Academy is ranked 842nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Damar Charter Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.1%. 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.

Damar Charter Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 143
2012 160
2013 160
2014 163
2015 163

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 15.9
2012 17.8
2013 17.8
2014 20.4
2015 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011 0.96503496503496
2012 0.925
2013 0.81875
2014 0.80368098159509
2015 0.80981595092025

Compare Damar Charter Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 81.0%
 

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Public KG - 12 163 18.1:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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