Prairie View Elementary School

Prairie View Elementary School serves 445 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Prairie View Elementary School operates within the Northwest Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 445 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 445 students
Prairie View Elementary School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Prairie View Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Prairie View Elementary School Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Prairie View Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Prairie View Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
Hispanic
23%
52%
Prairie View Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
5%
13%
Prairie View Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
70%
29%
Prairie View Elementary School White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Prairie View Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.46 0.41
Prairie View Elementary School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
33%
53%
Prairie View Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
7%
7%
Prairie View Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Northwest Independent School District's student population of 18,950 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,977 is higher than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,696 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Northwest Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed 18,950 838
Northwest Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $198 MM $9 MM
Northwest Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $251 MM $10 MM
Northwest Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,977 $12,250
Northwest Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,696 $12,682
Northwest Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Boyd High School (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chisholm Trail Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seven Hills Elementary School (0 miles away)
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    5.6 miles
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    BoydTX 76023
    (940)433-2327
    5.6PK-3400
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    5.9 miles
    14200 Sendera Ranch Blvd
    HasletTX 76052
    (817)698-7900
    5.96-8765
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    6 miles
    700 Knox Ave
    BoydTX 76023
    (940)433-2327
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