Prairie Hills Middle School

Prairie Hills Middle School serves 368 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Prairie Hills Middle School operates within the Buhler School District.

School Overview

The student population of 368 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 368 students
Prairie Hills Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Prairie Hills Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Prairie Hills Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Prairie Hills Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Prairie Hills Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
2%
7%
Prairie Hills Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
95%
66%
Prairie Hills Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Prairie Hills Middle 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.
0.10 0.30
Prairie Hills Middle 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.
27%
40%
Prairie Hills Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
10%
10%
Prairie Hills Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Buhler School District's student population of 2,216 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,143 in this district is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,665 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Buhler School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,216 556
Buhler School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $7 MM
Buhler School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $21 MM $7 MM
Buhler School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,143 $13,276
Buhler School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,665 $12,850
Buhler School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Hutchinson High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prosperity Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Valley Elementary School (1 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hutchinson Union Valley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 395 students
    1 miles
    2501 East 30th
    HutchinsonKS 67502
    (620)662-4891
    1PK-3395
  • HutchinsonHeartland Virtual Academy
    Grades: KG-8 | 88 students
    2.3 miles
    1500 East 11th
    HutchinsonKS 67501
    (620)921-5569
    2.3KG-888
  • HutchinsonHutchinson High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 1474 students
    3 miles
    810 East 13th
    HutchinsonKS 67501
    (620)615-4100
    38-121474
  • HutchinsonGraber Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 320 students
    3.1 miles
    1600 North Cleveland
    HutchinsonKS 67501
    (620)615-5050
    3.1PK-6320
  • HutchinsonMccandless Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 459 students
    3.1 miles
    700 North Baker
    HutchinsonKS 67501
    (620)615-5150
    3.1PK-6459

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
School Clothing

School Mascot: Cougars

School Colors: