Prairie Heights Community School Corp School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,273 students in Prairie Heights Community School Corp School District. Prairie Heights Community School Corp School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Prairie Heights Community School Corp School District are Prairie Heights Middle School, Prairie Heights Senior High School and Prairie Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Prairie Heights Community School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NamePrairie Heights Community School Corp School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ph.k12.in.us
School District Phone Number(260) 351-3214
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools3 Schools1,924 Schools
# of Students1,273 Students1,052,826 Students
# of Teachers88 Teachers60,859 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1

District Comparison

Prairie Heights Community School Corp School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 373 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#187 out of 373 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairie Heights Community School Corp  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairie Heights Community School Corp  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Prairie Heights Community School Corp  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.160.51
# of American Indian Students10 Students2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students4 Students25,462 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students52 Students125,582 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
12%
# of Black Students5 Students132,751 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# of White Students1,166 Students714,936 Students
% White Students
92%
68%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students36 Students51,238 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:7977,895
# of Students in 1st Grade:9276,250
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10176,421
# of Students in 3rd Grade:8978,682
# of Students in 4th Grade:9580,063
# of Students in 5th Grade:9479,953
# of Students in 6th Grade:10679,149
# of Students in 7th Grade:10078,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:10479,979
# of Students in 9th Grade:9380,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:11680,772
# of Students in 11th Grade:9783,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:10580,340
# of Ungraded Students:21,724

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,493 is higher than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,971 is higher than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$16 MM$16 MM
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Spending$17 MM$15 MM
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Revenue / Student$12,493$11,838
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Revenue / Student$12,971$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Prairie Heights Community School Corp  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Prairie Heights Community School Corp School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Prairie Heights Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    0395 S 1150 E
    Lagrange, IN 46761
    (260) 351-3038

    Grades: 5-8 | 404 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Prairie Heights Senior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    0245 S 1150 E
    Lagrange, IN 46761
    (260) 351-3039

    Grades: 9-12 | 413 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Prairie Heights Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    0455 S 1150 E
    Lagrange, IN 46761
    (260) 351-3034

    Grades: K-4 | 456 students
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