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 grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 496 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

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
Hispanic
97%
52%
White
2%
26%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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.
0.06 0.42
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,648 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Desert Sands Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 29,648 1,667
District Total Revenue $313 MM $19 MM
District Spending $353 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,806 $11,099
District Spending / Student $12,177 $10,975
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 Students Grades
  • IndioLyndon B. Johnson Elementary School
    44640 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)863-3680
    0.5 mi | 522 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • IndioJohn F. Kennedy Elementary School
    Magnet School
    45100 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3840
    Magnet School

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

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

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

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