Prairie Crossing Elementary School



Prairie Crossing Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie Crossing Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 81
2 80
3 107
4 77
5 78
6 77
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Prairie Crossing Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Parker, CO in the Douglas County School District, No. Re 1. It enrolls 581 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairie Crossing Elementary School is the 220th largest public school in Colorado and the 14,620th largest nationally. It has 19.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 581
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,620th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 220th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 804th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 284th out of 1,072

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Prairie Crossing Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 291
(50%)
21,804
(51%)
 Female 290
(50%)
20,575
(49%)

Prairie Crossing Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 464
(80%)
31,767
(75%)
 Hispanic 70
(12%)
6,097
(14%)
 Two or More 25
(4%)
1,688
(4%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
1,756
(4%)
 Black 5
(1%)
840
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
174
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
57
(0%)

Prairie Crossing Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 536
(92%)
37,157
(88%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 35
(6%)
4,127
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(2%)
1,095
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Prairie Crossing Elementary School is ranked 867th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairie Crossing Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.7%) 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 Crossing Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 603
2006 746
2007 842
2008 491
2009 549
2010 564
2011 577
2012 581

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 17.9
2007 18
2008 14.8
2009 18.7
2010 19
2011 18.5
2012 19.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.054726368159204
2006 0.053619302949062
2007 0.043942992874109
2008 0.05091649694501
2009 0.061930783242259
2010 0.051418439716312
2011 0.084922010398614
2012 0.077452667814114

Compare Prairie Crossing Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,920.0% 19.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.7%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Prairie Crossing Elementary School
Parker, CO
Public KG - 06 581 19.2:1  
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Public KG - 05 714 20.8:1 1 miles
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Parker Montessori Educational Institute
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Private PK - KG 81 3:1 3 miles
Southeast Christian School
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Private PK - 08 552 14:1 3 miles
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Private PK - KG 192 12:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 05 510 19.8:1 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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