Parkview Primary School

1701 Brian Ln Way,

Bedford, IN, 47421-2746

Tel: (812)275-2333
Grades: PK-2

287 students

Parkview Primary School serves 287 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Parkview Primary School operates within the North Lawrence Com s School District.

Overview

The student population of 287 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 287 students
Parkview Primary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 60% Male / 40%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Parkview Primary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Parkview Primary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less 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 21:1 17:1
Parkview Primary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Parkview Primary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
4%
9%
Parkview Primary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Parkview Primary School Black (1991-2006)
White
93%
71%
Parkview Primary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Parkview Primary School Sch Ethnicity Parkview Primary 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.
0.13 0.45
Parkview Primary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
51%
41%
Parkview Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
11%
8%
Parkview Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,345 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name North Lawrence Com s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 5,345 1,517
North Lawrence Com s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $64 MM $21 MM
North Lawrence Com s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $18 MM
North Lawrence Com s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,903 $13,002
North Lawrence Com s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,234 $11,056
North Lawrence Com 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 Englewood School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bedford Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkview Intermediate School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bedford Parkview Intermediate School
    2024 West 16th St
    Bedford , IN , 47421
    (812)275-3301
    0.3  mi  |  264  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Bedford Bedford Middle School
    1501 'n' St
    Bedford , IN , 47421
    (812)279-9781
    0.4  mi  |  645  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bedford Lincoln Elementary School
    2014 'f' St
    Bedford , IN , 47421
    (812)275-6311
    1  mi  |  301  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Bedford Stalker Elementary School
    420 'w' St
    Bedford , IN , 47421
    (812)275-4821
    1.1  mi  |  222  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Bedford Englewood School
    Special Education School
    3203 Washington Ave
    Bedford , IN , 47421
    (812)279-8876
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  2-12

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