Herbert Hoover Elementary School

Herbert Hoover Elementary School serves 503 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Herbert Hoover Elementary School operates within the Desert Sands Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 503 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 503 students
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Herbert Hoover Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Herbert Hoover Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 25:1
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
96%
53%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
6%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
1%
25%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.65
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
66%
49%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
9%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Desert Sands Unified School District's student population of 29,155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,826 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Desert Sands Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 29,155 1,489
Desert Sands Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $288 MM n/a
Desert Sands Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $337 MM n/a
Desert Sands Unified School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,826 n/a
Desert Sands Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,480 n/a
Desert Sands Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Indio High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Indio Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lyndon B. Johnson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • IndioLyndon B. Johnson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 540 students
    0.5 miles
    44640 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)863-3680
    0.5KG-5540
  • IndioJohn F. Kennedy Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-5 | 563 students
    0.6 miles
    45100 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3840
    0.6KG-5563
  • IndioIndio High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1999 students
    0.8 miles
    81750 Ave 46
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3550
    0.89-121999
  • IndioIndio Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 844 students
    0.9 miles
    81195 Miles Ave
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3800
    0.96-8844
  • IndioAndrew Jackson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 695 students
    1 miles
    82850 Kenner Ave
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3830
    1KG-5695

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