Prairie View Elementary School

Prairie View Elementary School serves 456 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% 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.

Overview

The student population of 456 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 456 students
Prairie View Elementary School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Prairie View Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Prairie View Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 17:1
Prairie View Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Prairie View Elementary School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
42%
9%
Prairie View Elementary School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Prairie View Elementary School Black (2007-2011)
White
53%
71%
Prairie View Elementary School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Prairie View Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Prairie View Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.55 0.45
Prairie View Elementary School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
46%
41%
Prairie View Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
14%
8%
Prairie View Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,450 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Goshen Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 6,450 1,517
Goshen Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $89 MM $21 MM
District Spending $77 MM $18 MM
Goshen Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,203 $13,002
Goshen Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,328 $11,056
Goshen Community s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Goshen Waterford Elementary School
    65560 Sr 15
    Goshen , IN , 46526
    (574)533-6811
    0.9  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Goshen Parkside Elementary School
    1202 South 7th St
    Goshen , IN , 46526
    (574)533-7765
    2.1  mi  |  412  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Goshen Goshen High School
    401 Lincolnway East
    Goshen , IN , 46526
    (574)533-8651
    2.6  mi  |  1811  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Goshen Chandler Elementary School
    419 South 8th St
    Goshen , IN , 46526
    (574)533-5085
    2.7  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Goshen Goshen Middle School
    1216 South Indiana Ave
    Goshen , IN , 46526
    (574)533-0391
    2.8  mi  |  1446  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Goshen, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.50, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Goshen is Goshen Res Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.