Herbert Hoover Elementary School

Herbert Hoover Elementary School serves 496 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Herbert Hoover Elementary School operates within the Desert Sands Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 496 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 496 students
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Herbert Hoover Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 22:1
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
97%
52%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
2%
26%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Herbert Hoover Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA 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.
0.06 0.42
Herbert Hoover Elementary 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.
92%
48%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
3%
8%
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,648 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,806 is less than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,177 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Desert Sands Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 29,648 1,667
Desert Sands Unf School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $313 MM $19 MM
Desert Sands Unf School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $353 MM $18 MM
Desert Sands Unf School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,806 $11,099
Desert Sands Unf School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,177 $10,975
Desert Sands Unf School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Indio High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Indio Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lyndon B. Johnson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • IndioLyndon B. Johnson Elementary School
    44640 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)863-3680
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 522 students                      
  • IndioJohn F. Kennedy Elementary School
    Magnet School
    45100 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3840
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 553 students                      
  • IndioIndio High School
    Magnet School
    81750 Ave 46
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3550
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1989 students                      
  • IndioIndio Middle School
    Magnet School
    81195 Miles Ave
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3800
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 867 students                      
  • IndioAndrew Jackson Elementary School
    82850 Kenner Ave
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3830
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 709 students                      

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