Hoosier Prairie Elementary School

2800 West Harlan Dr

Terre Haute, IN 47802-9747

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 declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 363 students
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same 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
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
4%
10%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
1%
13%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Black Students (2004-2013)
White
90%
71%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Hoosier Prairie Elementary 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.
0.19 0.26
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2013)
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.
33%
42%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary 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.
9%
8%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,337 is less than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,998 is less than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Vigo County Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
3
Number of Students Managed 15,644 1,469
Vigo County  Corp School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $181 MM $21 MM
Vigo County  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $160 MM $18 MM
Vigo County  Corp School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,337 $13,002
Vigo County  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,998 $11,056
Vigo County  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 Terre Haute South Vigo High School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Honey Creek Middle School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dixie Bee Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
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  • Terre Haute Dixie Bee Elementary School
    1655 East Jessica Dr
    Terre HauteIN 47802
    (812)462-4445
    4.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 621 students                      
  • Terre HauteHoney Creek Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    6601 South Carlisle St
    Terre HauteIN 47802
    (812)462-4372
    4.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 796 students                      
  • Terre HauteTerre Haute South Vigo High School
    3737 South 7th St
    Terre HauteIN 47802
    (812)462-4252
    5.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1805 students                      
  • Terre HauteBooker T Washington Alternative School
    Alternative School
    3707 South 7th St
    Terre HauteIN 47802
    (812)462-4427
    Alternative School

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

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