Decatur Central High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "M S D Decatur Township" in Indianapolis, IN. There are a total of 1,690 students and 87 teachers at Decatur Central High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 801 free lunch students and 195 reduced lunch students.
Decatur Central High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 79.0%, which is 19% higher than the Indiana average.
|Taking some courses||186|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||51|
|Passing some courses||64|
|Passing no courses||114|
Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Decatur Central High School, there are a total of 234 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 186 taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||7.8%||9.6%||10.1%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.4%||0.3%||0.3%||1.2%|
|Decatur Middle School||54%||0.2||Indianapolis, IN|
|Decatur Twp School For Excellence||50%||0.3||Indianapolis, IN|
|Valley Mills Elementary School||58%||0.4||Indianapolis, IN|
|Damar Charter Academy||40%||0.7||Indianapolis, IN|
|Blue Academy||70%||1.4||Indianapolis, IN|
|Gold Academy||61%||1.4||Indianapolis, IN|
|West Newton Elementary School||63%||2.3||Indianapolis, IN|
|Stephen Decatur Elementary School||57%||3.0||Indianapolis, IN|
|Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center||47%||3.1||Indianapolis, IN|
|Stout Field Elementary School||54%||4.0||Indianapolis, IN|
|Maplewood Elementary School||44%||4.3||Indianapolis, IN|
|Rosa Parks-edison Elementary||81%||4.3||Indianapolis, IN|
|Population density (sq mi)||2,342||180||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||45%||56%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||82.1%||84.6%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||80.7%||82.9%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||57.3%||53.8%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||36.3%||33.0%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||3.1%||2.4%||3.3%|