Herron High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#246
College Readiness Index
60.3
Algebra Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 545 Students
  • 40 Teachers

Herron High School
110 EAST 16TH ST
INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46202

Phone: (317) 231-0010

District: Herron Charter

Overview

Herron High School is ranked 2nd within Indiana. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Herron High School is 85 percent. The student body makeup is 39 percent male and 61 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 39 percent. Herron High School is the only high school in the Herron Charter.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#246
State Rank
#2
Charter Rank
#51

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 545
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 39%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 33%
Full-Time Teachers 40

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 91%
Proficient in Algebra 68%
College Readiness Index 60.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 545
Proficient in English (district average) 91%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 68%
College Readiness (district average) 60.3

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