Prairie Heights Middle School

0395 South 1150 East

Lagrange, IN 46761-9653

Tel: (260)351-3038
Grades: 5-8

420 students

Prairie Heights Middle School serves 420 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Prairie Heights Middle School operates within the Prairie Heights Com Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 420 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 17:1
American Indian
2%
n/a
Hispanic
4%
10%
White
91%
71%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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.
0.17 0.26
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.
31%
42%
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%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,413 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
School District Name Prairie Heights Com Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,413 1,469
District Total Revenue $20 MM $21 MM
District Spending $17 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,245 $13,002
District Spending / Student $10,608 $11,056
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Prairie Heights Senior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeland Middle School (10.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie Heights Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LagrangePrairie Heights Elementary School
    0455 South 1150 East
    LagrangeIN 46761
    (260)351-3034
    0 mi | 465 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • LagrangePrairie Heights Senior High School
    0245 South 1150 East
    LagrangeIN 46761
    (260)351-3039
    0.1 mi | 473 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AngolaHendry Park Elementary School
    805 South Washington St
    AngolaIN 46703
    (260)665-3215
    10.6 mi | 404 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Pleasant LakePleasant Lake Elementary School
    1205 West Main St
    Pleasant LakeIN 46779
    (260)475-5055
    10.7 mi | 230 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LagrangeLakeland Middle School
    1055 East 075 North
    LagrangeIN 46761
    (260)499-2480
    10.7 mi | 477 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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