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Sankofa School of Success @ Arlington Woods Elementary School

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School address
5801 E 30th St Indianapolis, IN
School phone number
(317) 226-4299
School website

Principal

Tihesha Henderson

Assistant Principal

Allen Mickens

Parent Coordinator

Barbara Fulgham

317-226-4299

Grades K-6: 9:20am - 3:55pm

Admissions

Admissions


School Type

IPS Innovation

District

Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS)

Grades Served

School Year 2020-21

Pre-Kindergarten-Grade 6

Grades Served

School Year 2021-22

Pre-Kindergarten-Grade 6


All Grades Accepting New Students in School Year 2021-2022

Lottery Priorities

1. No Lottery

Admissions Criteria

None

Enrollment Windows

Accepts Applications on Rolling Basis

Next Application Deadline

Not Reported


Our School

About Our School

Welcome to Sankofa School of Success at Arlington Woods Elementary #99. The mission of Sankofa School of Success is to create an environment that is safe, nurturing and seeks to meet students’ academic, social and emotional needs. As part of a positive school culture that exists inside our building, our students are expected to live by the five school expectations: Respect / Obedience / Attitude / Responsibility / Safety. Nothing less than a student’s best is accepted whether he/she is doing class work, completing a project, taking a test or attending a special program.

Highlights

School Highlights


Social Emotional Learning Curriculum

Professional Learning Communities

Co-Teaching

Family_Involvement

Our Students


Total Enrollment


484

Enrollment by Gender


Female
51.3%
Male
48.7%

Enrollment by Ethnicity


American Indian 0.5%
Asian 0.0%
Black/African American 75.0%
Hispanic/Latino 18.0%
Multiracial 3.5%
White 3.0%

Students Receiving Free/Reduced Price Meals


Paid Meals
17.7%
Reduced Price Meals
82.3%

Students Enrolled as English Language Learners


English Language Learners
14.0%
Non-English Language Learners
86.0%

Students Receiving Special Education


General Education
88.0%
Special Education
12.0%
Academic_Offerings

Academic Programs


English Language Learner services
Special Education services
Community_Partnerships

Community Partnerships


Beyond The March After School Program
Eastern Star Church
CVS
Emmanuel Baptist Church
Lost & Found
CKE - Hardee's & Carl's Jr.
Art

Arts, Media, & Music


Related Arts Curriculum
Family_Involvement

Family Involvement


Not Reported
Clubs

Clubs


Art Club
Boy Scouts
Peer Mentoring
Peer Tutoring
Girls, Inc.
Sports_1

Sports


Boys Sports

Boys Basketball

Girls Sports

Girls Basketball
Calendar

Calendar & Hours


First Day of School

08/17/2020

Last Day of School

05/28/2021

School Year Calendar

View Calendar

Saturday School

As Required

Summer School

Yes

School Hours

Grades K-6: 9:20am - 3:55pm

Earliest Drop-Off

8:55am

Latest Pick-Up

4:00pm

Before-School Care

Yes

After-School Care

Yes

After-School Tutoring

Yes

Transportation

Transportation


Transportation Options

Activities Bus

Yes

IndyGo Bus Routes

3,30
Uniforms

Uniforms


School Uniforms

Yes

Financial Assistance Available

Yes

Meals

Meals


Breakfast

Yes (Free)

Lunch

Yes (Free)

The State of Indiana will transition to new assessments and a new accountability system in School Year 2017-18. If there is no performance data shown below, it is because this is a new or Innovation school that does not yet have scores.


Our Results


Student Engagement

Attendance Rate
99.4%

Student Proficiency Rates

IREAD-3
64.8%
ISTEP+ English Language Arts
36.0%
ISTEP+ Mathematics
36.0%
ISTEP+ Science
20.8%

Additional Data