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3725 Kiel Ave. Indianapolis, IN
(317) 383-0607

Principal

Leah Kuruzar

Parent Coordinator

Jesi Friedly

(317) 383-0607

Grades K-8: 8:00am - 3:00pm

Admissions

Admissions


School Type

IPS Innovation

Authorizer

IPS and Mayor's Office

Grades Served

School Year 2018-19

Kindergarten-Grade 8

Grades Served

School Year 2019-20

Kindergarten-Grade 8


All Grades Accepting New Students in School Year 2019-2020

Lottery Priorities

Admissions Criteria

None

Enrollment Windows

Round 1: 11/1/2018 - 1/31/2019
Round 2: 2/1/2019 - 4/30/2019

Next Application Deadline

1/31/2019


Our School

About Our School

Enlace Academy believes that all children can and will learn. In order to actualize this bold vision, we implement a school model that focuses first and foremost on building relationships so that every child who comes to our school is both known and loved. We have four core values that drive our decisions: LEAD WITH LOVE: All education begins with intentional time spent building relationships with our students and families. We want all of our children to become the best version of themselves, so we take the time to get to know each student and where they are academically in order to best meet their needs. EMBRACE UNIQUENESS: We have a culture that embraces culture we take great pride in the pasts of our families, and we leverage our collective strengths to build a better future. On a daily basis, we also spend most of our time teaching children in small groups that are designed to best meet their individual needs. FOSTER CHARACTER: Who the children are is as important as what they know, so we interweave character education into everything that we do. Our students spend each day learning how to become leaders who choose their own futures in high school, college, and beyond. IGNITE IMAGINATION: Our goal is that when our students are asked what they learned at school, they regale their families with stories of the exciting things they learned about that day. True education occurs when scholars are active and engaged, so we incorporate active learning into each day.

Highlights

School Highlights


High expectations

Fostering Character

Personalized learning

Family_Involvement

Our Students


Total Enrollment


366

Enrollment by Gender


Female
50.7%
Male
49.3%

Enrollment by Ethnicity


Black/African American 20.8%
Hispanic/Latino 75.5%
Multiracial 1.9%
White 1.6%

Students Receiving Free/Reduced Price Meals


Free Meals
89.5%
Paid Meals
6.1%
Reduced Price Meals
4.4%

Students Enrolled as English Language Learners


English Language Learners
62.2%
Non-English Language Learners
37.9%

Students Receiving Special Education


General Education
85.1%
Special Education
15.0%
Academic_Offerings

Academic Programs


Blended Learning
Special Education services
Community_Partnerships

Community Partnerships


Not Reported
Art

Arts, Media, & Music


Drawing
Film Club
Theatre/Drama
Yearbook
Choir/Chorus
Family_Involvement

Family Involvement


Family Service Program
Clubs

Clubs


Not Reported
Sports_1

Sports


Boys Sports

Boys Football
Boys Basketball
Boys Soccer

Girls Sports

Girls Cross Country
Girls Volleyball
Girls Soccer
Calendar

Calendar & Hours


First Day of School

08/06/2018

Last Day of School

06/07/2019

School Year Calendar

Not Reported

Saturday School

No

Summer School

Yes

School Hours

Grades K-8: 8:00am - 3:00pm

Earliest Drop-Off

6:00am

Latest Pick-Up

6:00pm

Before-School Care

Yes

After-School Care

Yes

After-School Tutoring

Yes

Transportation

Transportation


Transportation Options

Activities Bus

No

IndyGo Bus Routes

38
Uniforms

Uniforms


School Uniforms

Yes

Financial Assistance Available

Yes

Meals

Meals


Breakfast

Yes (Income-Based)

Lunch

Yes (Income-Based)

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.


Letter Grade


Letter Grade (17-18)

A

Historical Letter Grades

2017 - 2018

A

Our Results


Student Engagement

Attendance Rate
96.0%

Student Proficiency Rates

IREAD-3
76.5%
ISTEP+ English Language Arts
44.6%
ISTEP+ Mathematics
44.6%
ISTEP+ Science
24.6%

Additional Data