Prairie View Elementary School

  • Prairie View Elementary School serves 452 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Prairie View Elementary School operates within the Northwest Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 452 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students452 students
Prairie View Elementary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Prairie View Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Prairie View Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by GradePrairie View Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Prairie View Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Prairie View Elementary School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
25%
52%
Prairie View Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
6%
13%
Prairie View Elementary School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
66%
29%
Prairie View Elementary School White Students (1999-2015)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Prairie View Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPrairie View Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX 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.
0.500.63
Prairie View Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
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.
29%
52%
Prairie View Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
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.
12%
6%
Prairie View Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Northwest Independent School District's student population of 19,831 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,115 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,072 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNorthwest Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed19,831825
Northwest Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$198 MM$9 MM
Northwest Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$251 MM$10 MM
Northwest Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,115$12,250
Northwest Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,072$12,682
Northwest Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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