New Prairie Middle School

5325 N Cougar Rd
New Carlisle, IN 46552
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
New Prairie Middle School serves 739 students in grades 6-8.
New Prairie Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

New Prairie Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

New Prairie Middle School's student population of 739 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students739 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

New Prairie Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of New Prairie Middle School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#610 out of 1762 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
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13%
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White
87%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.240.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Prairie United School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Prairie Middle School is New Prairie High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Paul F Boston Middle School (9.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie View Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Carlisle New Prairie High School Math: 31% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 946 students
    0.0 miles
    5333 N Cougar Rd
    New Carlisle, IN 46552
    (574) 654-7271
    0 9-12 946
  • Rolling Prairie Prairie View Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 296 students
    1.7 miles
    6434 E 700 N
    Rolling Prairie, IN 46371
    (574) 654-7258
    1.7 K-5 296
  • Rolling Prairie Rolling Prairie Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 495 students
    2.7 miles
    605 E Michigan St
    Rolling Prairie, IN 46371
    (219) 778-2018
    2.7 K-5 495
  • New Carlisle Olive Township Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 488 students
    2.9 miles
    300 W Ben St
    New Carlisle, IN 46552
    (574) 654-7531
    2.9 K-5 488
  • Three Oaks Three Oaks Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 128 students
    8.1 miles
    100 Oak St
    Three Oaks, MI 49128
    (269) 756-9050
    8.1 3-5 128

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