Mid-prairie High School

1634 Hwy 22 East,

Wellman, IA, 52356-0150

Tel: (319)646-6091
Grades: 9-12

327 students

Mid-prairie High School serves 327 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Mid-prairie High School operates within the Mid-prairie Community School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the IA state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 327 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 327 students
Mid-prairie High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Mid-prairie High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mid-prairie High School 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 0.15 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 12:1 14:1
Mid-prairie High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Mid-prairie High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Mid-prairie High School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Mid-prairie High School Black (1991-2012)
White
92%
81%
Mid-prairie High School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.15 0.54
Mid-prairie High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
14%
33%
Mid-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.
12%
7%
Mid-prairie High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,256 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Mid-prairie Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,256 666
Mid-prairie Community   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 91%
Mid-prairie Community   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $7 MM
Mid-prairie Community   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $7 MM
Mid-prairie Community   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,208 $11,087
Mid-prairie Community   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,178 $10,614
Mid-prairie 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 Alterntive Learning Cent (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mid-prairie Middle School (6.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wellman Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wellman Wellman Elementary School
    800 6th Ave
    Wellman , IA , 52356
    (319)646-2984
    0.6  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Wellman Alterntive Learning Cent
    Alternative School
    707 4th St
    Wellman , IA , 52356
    (319)646-6096
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kalona Kalona Elementary School
    702 6th St
    Kalona , IA , 52247
    (319)656-2243
    6.2  mi  |  255  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Kalona Mid-prairie Middle School
    713 F Ave
    Kalona , IA , 52247
    (319)656-2241
    6.4  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kalona Washington Township Elementary School
    1592 Angle Rd Sw
    Kalona , IA , 52247
    (319)683-2770
    8.5  mi  |  111  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Washington County, 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 0.54, which is higher than the Iowa average of 0.54. The most diverse school district in Washington County is Washington County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.