Hoosier Prairie Elementary School

Hoosier Prairie Elementary School serves 359 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School operates within the Vigo County Corp School District.

School Overview

The student population of 359 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 359 students
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
1%
12%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
91%
71%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.17 0.27
Hoosier Prairie 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.
42%
41%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
8%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Vigo County Corp School District's student population of 15,573 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,518 in this district is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,143 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Vigo County Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed 15,573 1,472
Vigo County  Corp School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $185 MM $19 MM
Vigo County  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $162 MM $16 MM
Vigo County  Corp School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,518 $12,273
Vigo County  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,143 $10,163
Vigo County  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Booker T Washington Alternative School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Honey Creek Middle School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dixie Bee Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
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