Garden City Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4901 Rockville Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Phone
(317) 988-8300
District
M S D WAYNE TOWNSHIP
County
MARION COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
773
Classroom Teachers
46

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

2

(10 is best)

Better than 17.5% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Garden City Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
37%
52%
37%
46%
37%
58%
37%
52%
37%
46%
37%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
30%
49%
27%
45%
32%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
32%
47%
32%
47%
32%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
46%
27%
47%
22%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
16
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 21 2.7%
Kindergarten 94 12.2%
Grade 1 84 10.9%
Grade 2 119 15.4%
Grade 3 112 14.5%
Grade 4 122 15.8%
Grade 5 116 15.0%
Grade 6 105 13.6%
Total 773 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 15.1% 29.0% 69.7%
Black 31.3% 39.1% 13.6%
Hispanic 52.6% 31.0% 13.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.6% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 74.5% 69.7% 48.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.9% 60.2% 40.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 9.5% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 82,441 6,732,219
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,413.7 186
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.2% 20.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.8% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.3% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 11.2% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 30,177 2,570,419
Single Parent Households With Children 16.9% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.7% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.6% 26.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.2% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.9% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.5% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 26.9% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.2% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 10.9% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,339 $118,859,000 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $724 $11,721,000 5.3%
Staff $302 $4,888,000 2.2%
General Administration $109 $1,760,000 0.8%
School Administration $369 $5,983,000 2.7%
Operation $1,258 $20,379,000 9.2%
Transportation $715 $11,575,000 5.2%
Other $103 $1,668,000 0.8%
Total Support $3,580 $57,974,000 26.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,802 $45,381,000 20.4%
Total Expenditures $13,720 $222,214,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,821 $6,105,891,000 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $521 $546,818,000 4.4%
Staff $388 $406,803,000 3.3%
General Administration $209 $218,789,000 1.8%
School Administration $652 $683,443,000 5.5%
Operation $1,121 $1,176,425,000 9.5%
Transportation $623 $653,466,000 5.3%
Other $247 $259,323,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,761 $3,945,067,000 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,253 $2,363,236,000 19.0%
Total Expenditures $11,834 $12,414,194,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%