Prairie View Elementary School

Prairie View Elementary School serves 506 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Prairie View Elementary School operates within the Goshen Community s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 506 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 506 students
Prairie View Elementary School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % Prairie View Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Prairie View Elementary School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Prairie View Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more 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 18:1 18:1
Prairie View Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Hispanic
45%
10%
Prairie View Elementary School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
52%
71%
Prairie View Elementary School White Students (2007-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Prairie View Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Prairie View Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.53 0.27
Prairie View Elementary School Diversity Score (2007-2014)
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.
47%
41%
Prairie View Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
15%
8%
Prairie View Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,497 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,794 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,981 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Goshen Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 6,497 1,472
Goshen Community s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $103 MM $19 MM
Goshen Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $86 MM $16 MM
Goshen Community s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,794 $12,273
Goshen Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,981 $10,163
Goshen Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Goshen High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Goshen Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waterford Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GoshenWaterford Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 477 students65560 Sr 15
    GoshenIN 46526
    (574)533-6811
    0.9KG-5477
  • GoshenParkside Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 395 students1202 South 7th St
    GoshenIN 46526
    (574)533-7765
    2.1KG-5395
  • GoshenGoshen High School
    2.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1759 students401 Lincolnway East
    GoshenIN 46526
    (574)533-8651
    2.69-121759
  • GoshenChandler Elementary School
    2.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 480 students419 South 8th St
    GoshenIN 46526
    (574)533-5085
    2.7KG-5480
  • GoshenGoshen Middle School
    2.8 miles | Grades: 6-9 | 1530 students1216 South Indiana Ave
    GoshenIN 46526
    (574)533-0391
    2.86-91530

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