Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township

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Metropolitan School of
Lawrence Township
6501 Sunnyside Rd.
Indianapolis, Indiana

District information
SuperintendentDr. Shawn A. Smith
Students and staff
Students15,164 [1]
Teachers932 [2]
Athletic conferenceMetropolitan
Conference Indiana
District mascotLawrence Central Bears
Lawrence North Wildcats
Other information
2009 Graduation Rate:85.0% [3]
Schedulemultiple schedules in use
WebsiteOfficial website

The Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township is a school district in Lawrence Township in northeast Marion County, Indianapolis, Indiana. It covers an area of 48 square miles (120 km2) and in 2010 had a student enrollment just under 16,000.[4]

It includes two high schools, two middle schools, eleven elementary schools, four kindergarten centers, and one alternative school for at-risk students of middle-school and high-school age. It also operates a Diploma Recovery Program for adults (over 18) and a Community Education Program.[5]

The district includes eight National Blue Ribbon Schools, which have achieve a 97% graduation rate and over 75% progression to post-secondary education.

High schools[edit]

Middle schools[edit]

  • Belzer Middle School
  • Fall Creek Valley Middle School

Elementary schools[edit]

  • Amy Beverland Elementary School
  • Brook Park Elementary School
  • Crestview Elementary School
  • Forest Glen Elementary School
  • Harrison Hill Elementary School
  • Indian Creek Elementary School
  • Mary Castle Elementary School
  • Oaklandon Elementary School
  • Skiles Test Elementary School
  • Sunnyside Elementary School
  • Winding Ridge Elementary School

Early Learning Centers (Kindergarten)[edit]

  • Amy Beverland Early Learning Center
  • Brook Park Early Learning Center
  • Mary Castle Early Learning Center
  • Winding Ridge Early Learning Center


  1. ^ S D Lawrence Township
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  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-08-10. Retrieved 2011-07-30.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ Township Website
  5. ^ Township Academics Webpage Archived 2010-09-02 at the Wayback Machine

Coordinates: 39°53′N 86°0′W / 39.883°N 86.000°W / 39.883; -86.000