Prairie Point Middle School

Tel: (319)848-5500
Grades: 7-9

1,053 students

Prairie Point Middle School serves 1,053 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Prairie Point Middle School operates within the College Community School District.

Overview

The student population of 1053 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 1,053 students
Prairie Point Middle School Total Students (2010-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Prairie Point Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2012)
Students by Grade Prairie Point Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Prairie Point Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2010-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
Prairie Point Middle School Asian (2010-2012)
Hispanic
3%
9%
Prairie Point Middle School Hispanic (2010-2012)
Black
4%
5%
Prairie Point Middle School Black (2010-2012)
White
87%
81%
Prairie Point Middle School White (2010-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Prairie Point Middle School Sch Ethnicity Prairie Point Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.24 0.54
Prairie Point Middle School Diversity Score (2010-2012)
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.
20%
33%
Prairie Point Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Prairie Point Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,964 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name College Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 4,964 666
College Community   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $7 MM
District Spending $57 MM $7 MM
College Community   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,041 $11,087
College Community   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,100 $10,614
College Community   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Prairie High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Prairie Edge (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie Ridge Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cedar Rapids Prairie View Elementary School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52404
    (319)848-5260
    0.5  mi  |  538  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Cedar Rapids Prairie Edge
    Special Education School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52404
    (319)298-3406
    Special Education School
    0.5  mi  |  39  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Cedar Rapids Prairie Heights Elementary School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52404
    (319)848-5230
    0.5  mi  |  546  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Cedar Rapids Prairie Crest Elementary School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52404
    (319)848-5280
    0.5  mi  |  534  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Cedar Rapids Prairie High School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52404
    (319)848-5340
    0.5  mi  |  954  students  |  Gr.  10-12

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Cedar Rapids, IA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.39, which is higher than the Iowa average of 0.23. The most diverse school in Cedar Rapids is Polk Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.