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Herron High School
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  • Public, Charter
  • INDIANAPOLIS, IN

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B+
  7. Administration
    grade B+
  8. Sports
    grade C minus
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

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Herron High School is a top rated, public, charter school located in INDIANAPOLIS, IN. It has 949 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 52% of students are at least proficient in math and 82% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
82%
Percent Proficient - Math
52%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1170
328 responses
Average ACT
26
99 responses
AP Enrollment
57%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$47,873
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$892
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$137,000
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
80%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 41 responses
Poll
80%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 41 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 119 responses
  • Home Coming Week
    21%
  • Prom Week
    14%
  • Choir concerts
    10%
  • Senior Retreat
    10%
  • Thanksgiving
    10%
  • Senior Speeches (TROLL!)
    9%
  • Sports
    9%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
949
Free or Reduced Lunch
39%
62%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 45 responses
98%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 45 responses
36%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 45 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
No data available  
Teachers in First/Second Year
18.5%
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 54 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 54 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 54 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
No data available  
National
$12,239
88%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 49 responses
27%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 49 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 49 responses

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