New Prairie High School

5333 North Cougar Rd

New Carlisle, IN 46552-9505

Grades: 9-12

865 students

New Prairie High School serves 865 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
New Prairie High School operates within the New Prairie United Corp School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 865 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 865 students
New Prairie High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
New Prairie High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade New Prairie High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 17:1
New Prairie High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
6%
10%
New Prairie High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
92%
71%
New Prairie High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
New Prairie High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups New Prairie High 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.
0.15 0.26
New Prairie High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
23%
42%
New Prairie High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
New Prairie High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,844 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,876 is less than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,747 is less than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name New Prairie United Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,844 1,469
New Prairie United  Corp School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 84% 79%
New Prairie United  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $21 MM
New Prairie United  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $27 MM $18 MM
New Prairie United  Corp School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,876 $13,002
New Prairie United  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,747 $11,056
New Prairie United  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Galien Alternative Education School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Prairie Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie View Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New CarlisleNew Prairie Middle School
    5325 North Cougar Rd
    New CarlisleIN 46552
    (574)654-3070
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 726 students                      
  • Rolling PrairiePrairie View Elementary School
    6434 East 700 North
    Rolling PrairieIN 46371
    (219)654-7258
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 314 students                      
  • Rolling PrairieRolling Prairie Elementary School
    605 East Michigan St
    Rolling PrairieIN 46371
    (219)778-2018
    2.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 473 students                      
  • New CarlisleOlive Township Elementary School
    300 West Ben St
    New CarlisleIN 46552
    (574)654-7531
    2.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 466 students                      
  • Three OaksThree Oaks Elementary School
    100 Oak St
    Three OaksMI 49128
    (269)756-9050
    8.1 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 157 students                      

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