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 16:1.
  • 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 grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 452 students
Prairie View Elementary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Prairie View Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Prairie View Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade Prairie View Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Prairie View Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Prairie View Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Prairie View Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.
0.50 0.41
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 (2000-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Northwest Independent School District's student population of 19,831 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,505 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,746 is higher than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has declined by 28% over four years.
School District Name Northwest Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed 19,831 825
Northwest Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $218 MM $10 MM
Northwest Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $261 MM $10 MM
Northwest Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,505 $12,126
Northwest Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,746 $11,704
Northwest Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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