Prairie Winds Elementary School

790 King's Deer Point East
Monument, CO 80132
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Prairie Winds Elementary School serves 370 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Prairie Winds Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Prairie Winds Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Prairie Winds Elementary School's student population of 370 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Prairie Winds Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Prairie Winds Elementary School is 0.32, 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 Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#95 out of 1783 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
82%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 370 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Btm 50%)

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