School Information

School Information

School Hours: 7:20 am – 2:20 pm

Office Hours: 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Student Handbook: View 2021-2022 Student Handbook–English OR

View 2021-22 Student Handbook–Spanish

Location: Located on Rockville Road on the west side of Indianapolis, approximately 1.5 miles east of I-465. View Map

Grades Served: Pre-Kindergarten – 6th Grade

Staff: 58 teachers, including media specialist, physical education, art, and music. 10 teacher assistants/paraprofessionals, nurse, counselor, secretaries, cooks, custodians, and Cummins Counselors.

School Enrollment: As of 2020-21 – 697 students enrolled

Mascot: Gator

School Colors: Purple and White

Mission Statement: Garden City School, a partnership of staff, families, and community, will provide a safe and caring environment which nurtures intellectual curiosity, fosters self-worth, develops an appreciation of cultural diversity, and provides opportunities to experience the arts with the expectation that all students will develop and acquire grade level academic skills and show respect for self and others.

Facility: Three level building construction in 1969-70. One computer lab, 5 computers networked in every classroom. Facilities include gymnasium, large media center, music room and stage, cafeteria, and art room. Located on 16 park like acres.

MSD of Wayne Township Elementary Grading Scale

Grade Level Standards Percent Based Letter Grade
Exemplary 100 A+
93-99 A
90-92 A-
Proficient 87-89 B+
83-86 B
80-82 B-
Progressing 77-79 C+
73-76 C
70-72 C-
65-69 D
Not Meeting Standards 50-64 F