PROFICIENCY 74% 11% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
65%Perry Township Schools
54%Indianapolis
66%Indiana

Southport High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Perry Township Schools" in Indianapolis, IN. There are a total of 2,102 students and 100 teachers at Southport High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 1,154 free lunch students and 183 reduced lunch students.

Southport High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 73.5%, which is 11% higher than the Indiana average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2102
Teachers99.75
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch1154
Reduced lunch183

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment407
Taking some courses371
Taking some courses (not tests)32
Passing some courses139
Passing no courses222

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 Southport High School, there are a total of 407 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 371 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All77%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School77%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All70%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School70%

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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Southport High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIndianaNational
Caucasian 60.9% 59.5% 71.5% 51.1%
African American 10.1% 6.5% 11.5% 15.9%
Asian 14.5% 14.6% 2.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.7% 13.6% 10.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.1% 0.2% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.7% 5.5% 4.4% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Homecroft Elementary School63%0.6Indianapolis, IN
William Henry Burkhart Elementary67%1.1Indianapolis, IN
Douglas Macarthur Elementary School75%1.4Indianapolis, IN
Southport 6th Grade Academy61%1.4Indianapolis, IN
Southport Middle School63%1.5Indianapolis, IN
Southport Elementary School67%1.6Southport, IN
Clinton Young Elementary School51%1.7Indianapolis, IN
Perry Meridian Middle School57%1.7Indianapolis, IN
Perry Meridian 6th Grade Academy61%1.7Indianapolis, IN
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School57%1.8Indianapolis, IN
Perry Meridian High School78%2.0Indianapolis, IN
Winchester Village Elementary48%2.0Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis demographics profile

StatisticIndianapolisIndianaNational
Population846,6746,589,578318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,34218091
Median age34.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%56%55%
Speak English87%92%79%
Speak Spanish9%5%13%

Education level achieved in Indianapolis

IndexIndianapolisIndianaNational
Completed 8th grade82.1%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school80.7%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college57.3%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.3%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.0%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters10.0%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.1%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Southport High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.