Mid-prairie Middle School

Grades: 6-8

293 students

Mid-prairie Middle School serves 293 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 20%.
Mid-prairie Middle School operates within the Mid-prairie Community School District.

Overview

The student population of 293 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 293 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 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 0.13 is less 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
Hispanic
3%
9%
Black
1%
5%
White
93%
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.
0.13 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.
23%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,208 is higher than the state average of $11,087. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,178 is less than the state average of $10,614. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Mid-prairie Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,315 678
District Total Revenue $15 MM $7 MM
District Spending $13 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,208 $11,087
District Spending / Student $10,178 $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 Mid-prairie High School (6.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Highland Middle School (10 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kalona Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KalonaKalona Elementary School
    702 6th St
    KalonaIA 52247
    (319)656-2243
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 261 students                      
  • KalonaWashington Township Elementary School
    1592 Angle Rd Sw
    KalonaIA 52247
    (319)683-2770
    6.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 112 students                      
  • WellmanMid-prairie High School
    1634 Hwy 22 East
    WellmanIA 52356
    (319)646-6091
    6.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 341 students                      
  • RiversideRiverside Elementary School
    220 Schnoebelen St
    RiversideIA 52327
    (319)648-2821
    6.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 264 students                      
  • WellmanWellman Elementary School
    800 6th Ave
    WellmanIA 52356
    (319)646-2984
    7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 284 students                      

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