Prairie Winds Elementary School



Prairie Winds Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie Winds Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 36
1 41
2 47
3 57
4 64
5 57
6 63
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Prairie Winds Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Monument, CO in the Lewis-Palmer Consolidated, School District No. 38, in the County. It enrolls 383 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairie Winds Elementary School is the 633rd largest public school in Colorado and the 33,321st largest nationally. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 383
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.45
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,321st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 633rd out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 508th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 631st out of 1,072

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Prairie Winds Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 211
(55%)
1,753
(53%)
 Female 172
(45%)
1,527
(47%)

Prairie Winds Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 325
(85%)
2,657
(81%)
 Hispanic 37
(10%)
322
(10%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
149
(5%)
 Asian 7
(2%)
97
(3%)
 Black 5
(1%)
33
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
18
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Prairie Winds Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 360
(94%)
2,946
(90%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 16
(4%)
255
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(2%)
79
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Prairie Winds Elementary School is ranked 975th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairie Winds Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Prairie Winds Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 379
2006 389
2007 356
2008 338
2009 308
2010 369
2011 363
2012 383

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 13.4
2007 12.8
2008 14.3
2009 13.9
2010 15.8
2011 17.1
2012 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.010554089709763
2006 0.02827763496144
2007 0.019662921348315
2008 0.041420118343195
2009 0.042207792207792
2010 0.05420054200542
2011 0.057851239669421
2012 0.060052219321149

Compare Prairie Winds Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.0%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Prairie Winds Elementary School
Monument, CO
Public PK - 06 383 17.1:1  
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Private PK - KG 80 10:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 06 424 17.4:1 3 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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