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School leader:  Mr Kyle Barrentine
5108 South High School Road
Indianapolis, IN 46221

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(317) 856-5274
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"We are nationally recognized in the "Schools to Watch" program."

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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Multiculturalism / Global, Science...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    None
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7 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · March 03, 2012
Decatur Middle School is one of the top 3 schools to watch for excellence in 2010 but because of current ISTEP guidelines our school is on probation in addition to 120+ schools. Can't wrap my head around this sanario. My child is in gold academy... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 20, 2011
sorry excuse for a school...I"ve had issue after issue with the Middle School and never any issues with any other school in the district.

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Submitted by a parent · April 30, 2009
Still have the same lousy school board... No change!!! still a lousy school...Weak teachers, non-concern principal can someone do something?

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Submitted by a teacher · February 07, 2005
I think it is a horrible school system with a lousy school board. If a child isn't able to ride his/her scheduled bus because of threats and tourment being made by other peers and the bus driver does nothing there is a problem. I hated this... more

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The core mission of Decatur Middle School (DMS) is the creation of highly engaging activities, materials, and settings for learning that are too good, too interesting for our students to resist.DMS offers four learning pathways to meet the unique learning styles of our students: Explorations, Imagine, Global Learning and Apex.

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Decatur Middle School
5108 South High School Road, Indianapolis, IN  46221
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. (317) 856-5274
Last modified Decatur Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 7-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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