Herbert Hoover Elementary School

Herbert Hoover Elementary School serves 494 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Herbert Hoover Elementary School operates within the Desert Sands Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 494 students has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 494 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Herbert Hoover Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 21:1 22:1
Herbert Hoover Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
95%
52%
Black
1%
7%
White
1%
26%
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.
0.10 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.
99%
10%
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.
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District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,688 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Desert Sands Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 29,688 1,671
District Total Revenue $313 MM $19 MM
Desert Sands Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $353 MM $18 MM
Desert Sands Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,806 $11,099
Desert Sands Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,177 $10,975
Desert Sands Unified School 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 Students Grades
  • IndioLyndon B. Johnson Elementary School
    44640 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)863-3680
    0.5 mi | 560 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • IndioJohn F. Kennedy Elementary School
    Magnet School
    45100 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3840
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | 546 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • IndioIndio High School
    Magnet School
    81750 Ave 46
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3550
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | 2110 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • IndioIndio Middle School
    Magnet School
    81195 Miles Ave
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3800
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | 854 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • IndioAndrew Jackson Elementary School
    82850 Kenner Ave
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3830
    1 mi | 702 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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