Hoosier Prairie Elementary School

  • Hoosier Prairie Elementary School serves 349 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Hoosier Prairie Elementary School operates within the Vigo County Corp School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 349 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 349 students
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 19:1
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2011)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
1%
12%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Black Students (2004-2015)
White
91%
70%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.17 0.27
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
39%
41%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
11%
8%
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Vigo County Corp School District's student population of 15,409 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,470 in this district is less than the state average of $11,417. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,750 is less than the state average of $10,528. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Vigo County Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed 15,409 1,465
Vigo County Corp School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $163 MM $17 MM
Vigo County Corp School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $152 MM $15 MM
Vigo County Corp School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,470 $11,417
Vigo County Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,750 $10,528
Vigo County Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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