Hoosier Prairie Elementary School

2800 West Harlan Dr

Terre Haute, IN 47802-9747

Tel: (812)462-4236
Grades: KG-5

363 students

Hoosier Prairie Elementary School serves 363 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School operates within the Vigo County Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 363 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 363 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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
Hispanic
4%
10%
Black
1%
13%
White
90%
71%
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.19 0.26
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%
42%
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.
9%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Vigo County Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
3
Number of Students Managed 15,644 1,469
District Total Revenue $181 MM $21 MM
District Spending $160 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,337 $13,002
District Spending / Student $9,998 $11,056
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 Terre Haute South Vigo High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Honey Creek Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dixie Bee Elementary School (4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Terre HauteHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Dixie Bee Elementary School
    1655 East Jessica Dr
    Terre HauteIN 47802
    (812)462-4445
    4 mi | 621 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Terre HauteHoney Creek Middle School
    6601 South Carlisle St
    Terre HauteIN 47802
    (812)462-4372
    4.3 mi | 796 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Terre HauteTerre Haute South Vigo High School
    3737 South 7th St
    Terre HauteIN 47802
    (812)462-4252
    5.8 mi | 1805 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Terre HauteBooker T Washington Alternative School
    Alternative School
    3707 South 7th St
    Terre HauteIN 47802
    (812)462-4427
    Alternative School

    5.9 mi | 44 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Terre HauteBlanche E Fuqua Elementary School
    1111 Wheeler Ave
    Terre HauteIN 47802
    (812)462-4304
    6.9 mi | 345 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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