Prairie Point Middle School

Grades: 7-9

1,085 students

Prairie Point Middle School serves 1,085 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 20%.
Prairie Point Middle School operates within the College Community School District.

Overview

The student population of 1085 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 1,085 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is more than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
Black
6%
5%
White
87%
80%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.21
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.
22%
34%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,995 students has grown by 38% over five years.
School District Name College Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,995 678
District Total Revenue $52 MM $7 MM
District Spending $57 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,041 $11,087
District Spending / Student $13,100 $10,614
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Prairie Edge (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prairie Creek Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie Crest Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cedar RapidsPrairie Creek Middle School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar RapidsIA 52404
    (319)848-5310
    0.5 mi | 749 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • Cedar RapidsPrairie Crest Elementary School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar RapidsIA 52404
    (319)848-5280
    0.5 mi | 521 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Cedar RapidsPrairie Edge
    Special Education School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar RapidsIA 52404
    (319)298-3406
    Special Education School

    0.5 mi | 38 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • Cedar RapidsPrairie Heights Elementary School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar RapidsIA 52404
    (319)848-5230
    0.5 mi | 566 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Cedar RapidsPrairie High School
    401 76th Ave Sw
    Cedar RapidsIA 52404
    (319)848-5340
    0.5 mi | 1008 students | Gr. 10-12                      

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