Prairie Heights Middle School

3737 65th Avenue
Evans, CO 80620
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Prairie Heights Middle School serves 719 students in grades 6-8.
Prairie Heights Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Prairie Heights Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Prairie Heights Middle School's student population of 719 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students719 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Prairie Heights Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Prairie Heights Middle School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1409 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
62%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
28%
53%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreeleyschool District No. 6 In The County Of Weld And Sta School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Prairie Heights Middle School is Frontier Charter Academy (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chappelow K-8 Magnet School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Colony Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Evans Union Colony Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 17% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 448 students
    0.4 miles
    1051 29th Street Rd
    Evans, CO 80620
    (970) 673-4546
    0.4 K-5 448
  • Greeley Jackson Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 416 students
    0.6 miles
    2002 25th Street
    Greeley, CO 80631
    (970) 348-1500
    0.6 K-5 416
  • Evans Chappelow K-8 Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 676 students
    0.7 miles
    2001 34th Street
    Evans, CO 80620
    (970) 348-1200
    0.7 PK-8 676
  • Evans Dos Rios Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 525 students
    0.8 miles
    2201 34th Street
    Evans, CO 80620
    (970) 348-1300
    0.8 K-5 525
  • Evans Centennial Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 547 students
    0.9 miles
    1400 37th Street
    Evans, CO 80620
    (970) 348-1100
    0.9 K-5 547

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