Mary Evelyn Castle Elementary School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
14
Grades
1-6
Students
652
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This means that most students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Reading
88%
State avg: 84%
English
65%
State avg: 67%
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Science
55%
State avg: 69%
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10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
38%
Hispanic
26%
Black
26%
Two or more races
8%
Asian
2%
Native American or Native Alaskan
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
23%
State avg: 15%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
8502 East 82nd Street
Indianapolis, IN 46256
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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