Prairie Crest Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 4

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
401 76th Ave Sw
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Phone
(319) 848-5280
District
COLLEGE COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
LINN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
446
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

3

(10 is best)

Better than 21.6% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Prairie Crest Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 76
Proficiency in Reading 70 75
Proficiency in Math 66 78

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 77
Proficiency in Reading 71 75
Proficiency in Math 74 78

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.74
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.27
AVG FOR STATE 14.36
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 48 10.8%
Kindergarten 78 17.5%
Grade 1 80 17.9%
Grade 2 73 16.4%
Grade 3 83 18.6%
Grade 4 84 18.8%
Total 446 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.7% 87.0% 80.6%
Black 8.6% 6.4% 5.9%
Hispanic 3.9% 4.4% 10.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 1.9% 2.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.1% 30.6% 40.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.5% 25.8% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 4.9% 6.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,557 3,145,711
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 182.0 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.0% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.2% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.6% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.2% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 10.0% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,933 1,251,587
Single Parent Households With Children 9.1% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.6% 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 11.0% 8.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.4% 13.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.0% 14.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.3% 19.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.4% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.8% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 10.1% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,550 $33,843,850 46.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $319 $1,648,273 2.3%
Staff $506 $2,614,502 3.6%
General Administration $114 $589,038 0.8%
School Administration $554 $2,862,518 4.0%
Operation $913 $4,717,471 6.5%
Transportation $430 $2,221,810 3.1%
Other $234 $1,209,078 1.7%
Total Support $3,071 $15,867,857 21.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,402 $22,745,134 31.4%
Total Expenditures $14,023 $72,456,841 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,373 $3,237,499,339 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $335 $170,410,884 2.7%
Staff $348 $176,608,614 2.8%
General Administration $243 $123,294,577 2.0%
School Administration $564 $286,391,365 4.6%
Operation $920 $467,427,951 7.5%
Transportation $400 $202,963,870 3.3%
Other $261 $132,578,395 2.1%
Total Support $3,070 $1,559,742,623 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,771 $1,407,576,027 22.7%
Total Expenditures $12,214 $6,204,814,931 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%