Mid-prairie Middle School

  • Mid-prairie Middle School serves 290 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Mid-prairie Middle School operates within the Mid-prairie Community School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 290 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students290 students
Mid-prairie Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Mid-prairie Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Mid-prairie Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeMid-prairie Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Mid-prairie Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/an/a
Mid-prairie Middle School American Indian Students (2003-2009)
Asian
n/a
2%
Mid-prairie Middle School Asian Students (1988-2010)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Mid-prairie Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Mid-prairie Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
94%
78%
Mid-prairie Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Mid-prairie Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMid-prairie Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.120.38
Mid-prairie Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
17%
34%
Mid-prairie Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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%
Mid-prairie Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mid-prairie Community School District's student population of 1,326 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,400 is higher than the state average of $11,259. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,900 is less than the state average of $11,298. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District NameMid-prairie Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed1,326673
Mid-prairie Community School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$14 MM$7 MM
Mid-prairie Community School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$14 MM$7 MM
Mid-prairie Community School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,400$11,259
Mid-prairie Community School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,900$11,298
Mid-prairie Community School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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