George W Carver School 87



George W Carver School 87 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

George W Carver School 87 Students by Grade
PK 31
K 55
1 53
2 33
3 41
4 32
5 29
6 32
7 20
8 7
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

George W Carver School 87 is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the Indianapolis Public Schools. It enrolls 333 students in grades 1st through 12th. George W Carver School 87 is the 819th largest public school in Indiana and the 38,643rd largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 333
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,643rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 819th out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 244th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 687th out of 1,115

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George W Carver School 87 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 168
(50%)
10,591
(48%)
 Male 165
(50%)
11,403
(52%)

George W Carver School 87 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 158
(47%)
5,480
(25%)
 Black 110
(33%)
10,209
(46%)
 White 51
(15%)
5,070
(23%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
1,069
(5%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
120
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
34
(0%)

George W Carver School 87 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 189
(57%)
15,284
(69%)
 Not Eligible 116
(35%)
6,172
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(8%)
538
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, George W Carver School 87 is ranked 542nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of George W Carver School 87 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.2%) is 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.

George W Carver School 87 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 334
2014 336
2015 333

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 13.6
2014 15.3
2015 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.90119760479042
2014 0.80654761904762
2015 0.65165165165165

Compare George W Carver School 87 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 65.2%
 

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Public PK - 08 333 15.9:1  
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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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