Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township

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

Lawrence Township
Marion County, Indiana
District information
Grades K-12
Superintendent Dr. Shawn A. Smith
Students and staff
Students 15,164 [1]
Teachers 932 [2]
Athletic conference Metropolitan
Conference Indiana
District mascot Lawrence Central Bears
Lawrence North Wildcats
Other information
2009 Graduation Rate: 85.0% [3]
Schedule multiple schedules in use
Website Official 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


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