New Prairie High School

New Prairie High School serves 933 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
New Prairie High School operates within the New Prairie United Corp School District.
New Prairie United Corp School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 933 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 933 students
New Prairie High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % New Prairie High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
New Prairie High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade New Prairie High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 20:1 18:1
New Prairie High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
7%
10%
New Prairie High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
90%
71%
New Prairie High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
New Prairie High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.19 0.27
New Prairie High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
24%
41%
New Prairie High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
8%
New Prairie High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

New Prairie United Corp School District's student population of 2,892 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 85% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,755 in this district is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,388 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name New Prairie United Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,892 1,472
New Prairie United  Corp School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 81%
New Prairie United  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $19 MM
New Prairie United  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $26 MM $16 MM
New Prairie United  Corp School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,755 $12,273
New Prairie United  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,388 $10,163
New Prairie United  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Laporte High School (10.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Prairie Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie View Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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