Southport 6th Grade Academy

Claimed
7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
11
Grade
6
Students
525
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Math
58%
State avg: 61%
English
64%
State avg: 67%
Science
53%
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 similar 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.

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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
56%
Hispanic
19%
Asian
15%
Two or more races
6%
Black
4%
Native American or Native Alaskan
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
88%
State avg: 85%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
5715 South Keystone Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46227
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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