Prairie High School

Serves grades 10 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
401 76th Ave Sw
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Phone
(319) 848-5340
District
COLLEGE COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
LINN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1144
Classroom Teachers
68

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

4

(10 is best)

Better than 32.9% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Prairie High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 79
Proficiency in Reading 76 77
Proficiency in Math 81 81

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.74
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.72
AVG FOR STATE 14.35
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 10 375 32.8%
Grade 11 401 35.1%
Grade 12 368 32.2%
Total 1144 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.2% 85.9% 79.4%
Black 7.1% 7.1% 6.3%
Hispanic 4.1% 4.9% 11.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 1.6% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.5% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.7% 29.4% 40.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.5% 25.7% 33.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 3.7% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,852 3,156,145
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 184.1 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.5% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.2% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.6% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 11.1% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,059 1,255,738
Single Parent Households With Children 7.8% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.2% 91.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 27.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.3% 8.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.5% 13.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.8% 14.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.5% 19.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.4% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.1% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,711 $36,829,968 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $351 $1,926,288 2.8%
Staff $1,063 $5,833,744 8.5%
General Administration $118 $647,584 0.9%
School Administration $581 $3,188,528 4.7%
Operation $961 $5,273,968 7.7%
Transportation $442 $2,425,696 3.5%
Other $328 $1,800,064 2.6%
Total Support $3,844 $21,095,872 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,907 $10,465,616 15.3%
Total Expenditures $12,461 $68,385,968 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,726 $3,430,735,424 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $372 $189,974,690 2.9%
Staff $466 $237,839,180 3.6%
General Administration $258 $131,587,327 2.0%
School Administration $597 $304,455,415 4.6%
Operation $916 $467,415,844 7.0%
Transportation $394 $200,978,343 3.0%
Other $284 $144,899,163 2.2%
Total Support $3,288 $1,677,152,877 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,014 $1,537,172,933 23.1%
Total Expenditures $13,027 $6,645,049,446 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%