New Prairie High School

  • New Prairie High School serves 969 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • 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 969 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students969 students
New Prairie High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %New Prairie High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
New Prairie High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeNew Prairie High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
New Prairie High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
New Prairie High School Asian Students (1990-2005)
Hispanic
8%
11%
New Prairie High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
12%
New Prairie High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
89%
70%
New Prairie High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
5%
New Prairie High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNew Prairie High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN 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.
0.200.49
New Prairie High 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.
24%
41%
New Prairie High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
8%
8%
New Prairie High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • New Prairie United Corp School District's student population of 2,974 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 $11,561 in this district is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,233 is less than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNew Prairie United Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed2,9741,465
New Prairie United Corp School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate87%81%
New Prairie United Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue$33 MM$19 MM
New Prairie United Corp School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$26 MM$16 MM
New Prairie United Corp School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,561$12,273
New Prairie United Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,233$10,163
New Prairie United Corp School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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