Prairie High School

Prairie High School serves 214 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Prairie High School operates within the Cottonwood Joint School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the ID state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 214 students has grown by 38% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 214 students
Prairie High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Prairie High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Prairie High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Prairie High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Prairie High School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
2%
16%
Prairie High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
Prairie High School Black (2002-2011)
White
94%
78%
Prairie High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Prairie High School Sch Ethnicity Prairie High 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.
0.12 0.48
Prairie High School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
28%
39%
Prairie High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
14%
10%
Prairie High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Cottonwood Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 390 604
Cottonwood Joint  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 91% 82%
Cottonwood Joint  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $5 MM n/a
Cottonwood Joint  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM n/a
Cottonwood Joint  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,533 $0
Cottonwood Joint  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,726 $0
Cottonwood Joint  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Region Ii Prof-tech Academy (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Prairie Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cottonwood Region Ii Prof-tech Academy
    Vocational School
    Keuterville Rd
    Cottonwood , ID , 83522
    (208)962-3971
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Cottonwood Prairie Elementary School
    907 Lewiston St
    Cottonwood , ID , 83522
    (208)962-3122
    0.4  mi  |  176  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Cottonwood Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Prairie Middle School
    1906 East St
    Cottonwood , ID , 83522
    (208)962-3521
    1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Nezperce Nezperce School
    615 2nd Ave
    Nezperce , ID , 83543
    (208)937-2551
    14.1  mi  |  137  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Grangeville Grangeville Elem-jr High School
    400 Idaho St
    Grangeville , ID , 83530
    (208)983-0400
    14.1  mi  |  519  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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