Gold Academy



Gold Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gold Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 104
2 93
3 88
4 93
5 90
6 99
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gold Academy is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the M S D Decatur Township School District. It enrolls 567 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gold Academy is the 275th largest public school in Indiana and the 16,082nd largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 567
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,082nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 275th out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 520th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 222nd out of 1,115

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Gold Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 285
(50%)
1,760
(52%)
 Female 282
(50%)
1,655
(48%)

Gold Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 417
(74%)
2,428
(71%)
 Black 63
(11%)
361
(11%)
 Hispanic 46
(8%)
372
(11%)
 Two or More 38
(7%)
220
(6%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
19
(1%)

Gold Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 376
(66%)
2,014
(59%)
 Not Eligible 139
(25%)
1,090
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(9%)
311
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, Gold Academy is ranked 123rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gold Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.5%) 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.

Gold Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 507
2006 478
2007 484
2008 518
2009 482
2010 669
2011 623
2012 635
2013 573
2014 591
2015 567

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 N/A
2007 17.3
2008 18.7
2009 17.7
2010 21.4
2011 21.5
2012 22.7
2013 19.8
2014 17.9
2015 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5069033530572
2006 0.5020920502092
2007 0.55371900826446
2008 0.59073359073359
2009 0.66597510373444
2010 0.66367713004484
2011 0.66131621187801
2012 0.7007874015748
2013 0.72251308900524
2014 0.74111675126904
2015 0.75485008818342

Compare Gold 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 75.5%
 

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