The state gives four stars to schools in the top 25th percentile in three categories of the standardized ISTEP tests.
Students enrolled less than 162 days don't factor into the scores, and schools with fewer than 10 students tested in each subject don't qualify. Both public and private schools are eligible for the distinction.
Three Indianapolis Public Schools were included in the list. Crispus Attucks Medical Magnet High School, Center for Inquiry School 84 and Sidener Academy were awarded the honor.
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