School Details

Southeast Neighborhood School of Excellence (SENSE)

1601 Barth Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46203
(317) 423-0204
2

(out of 10)

Charter Grades K-6 376 students 12 students/teacher (IN avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

57%
85%
51%
79%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Se Neighborhood School of Excellence average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

72%
82%
62%
79%
49%
78%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Se Neighborhood School of Excellence average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

64%
78%
64%
86%
41%
67%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Se Neighborhood School of Excellence average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

73%
78%
71%
82%
45%
64%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Se Neighborhood School of Excellence average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Southeast Neighborhood School of Excellence (SENSE) is a charter elementary school in Indianapolis. The principal of Southeast Neighborhood School of Excellence (SENSE) is Ms Kristie Sweeney, who can be contacted at ksweeney@senseindy.org. 376 children attend Southeast Neighborhood School of Excellence (SENSE) and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 9% of the Southeast Neighborhood School of Excellence (SENSE) students are "limited in English proficiency." 94% of the 376 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Southeast Neighborhood School of Excellence (SENSE) is 12:1. Emmaus Lutheran School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 58% 58%
Hispanic 16% 16%
Black, non-Hispanic 13% 13%
Multiracial 13% 13%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.3% 0.3%
Asian 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 94% 94%
Limited English proficiency 9% 9%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 months ago)

    I have no complaints about any of the staff i have worked with. i am very pleased with my children's progress. to bad there isnt more involved parenting but alot of people in this part of town dont have thier priorities in line

  • (1 year ago)

    My children actually enjoy going to school! Wow!!! What a great feeling! When dropping off children to school there are teachers who open the doors for your children to get out. How nice is that? Pretty nice!

  • (3 years ago)

    My name is Avrie. I have attened Se neighborhood school lof excellence (s.e.n.s.e. for short). I have sucsessfully graduated 6th grade!!! and now attened Indianapolis lighthouse charter school. I was so excited to go to middle school but now...I have never wanted to go back anywhere in my life more than i do now!!! There is great teachers great lessons preporation for colledge.. awards for kids that earn them (example students who earn perfect attendence all year and odnt meiss one day from the first day of school go to inicredible pizza adn go shopping with 75-100$ wow) that school is everything and if u dont send your child there.... you are making the most massive (learned the word massive from miss imel 6th grade) mistake of a life time!!! did i mention good books (the hunger games) and awesome food !!! there is mad science(mr. strolberg 5th grade) as i said good books (ms. imel 6th grade ms.hamlow 6th grade MS.WILLAN 5th grade) great p.e. (mr neitz) movie making for the 6th graders in art (mr phillips) great principal and assistant principal (mrs. smith mrs white) great counceler (rm horseman) great secretary (mrs stweart ) and awesoem staff (mrs fahrner and mrs hines!!!!

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