Prairie Heights Middle School

  • Prairie Heights Middle School serves 421 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Prairie Heights Middle School operates within the Prairie Heights Com Corp School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students421 students
Prairie Heights Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Prairie Heights Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Prairie Heights Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePrairie Heights Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
Prairie Heights Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
4%
11%
Prairie Heights Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
12%
Prairie Heights Middle School Black Students (2009-2014)
White
93%
70%
Prairie Heights Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Prairie Heights Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Prairie Heights Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPrairie Heights Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN 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.
0.130.27
Prairie Heights 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.
30%
41%
Prairie Heights Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
11%
8%
Prairie Heights Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Prairie Heights Com Corp School District's student population of 1,308 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,119 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,244 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District NamePrairie Heights Com Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed1,3081,465
Prairie Heights Com Corp School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$22 MM$19 MM
Prairie Heights Com Corp School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$17 MM$16 MM
Prairie Heights Com Corp School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$16,119$12,273
Prairie Heights Com Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$12,244$10,163
Prairie Heights Com Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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