Prairie Winds Elementary School



Prairie Winds Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie Winds Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 84
1 83
2 85
3 81
4 76
5 89
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Prairie Winds Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Pueblo West, CO in the Pueblo County School District 70. It enrolls 528 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairie Winds Elementary School is the 310th largest public school in Colorado and the 18,976th largest nationally. It has 19.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 528
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.83
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,976th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 310th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 858th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 421st out of 1,072

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Prairie Winds Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 288
(55%)
3,374
(52%)
 Female 240
(45%)
3,099
(48%)

Prairie Winds Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 372
(70%)
3,940
(61%)
 Hispanic 126
(24%)
2,202
(34%)
 Black 11
(2%)
73
(1%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
59
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
52
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
139
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
8
(0%)

Prairie Winds Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 360
(68%)
3,550
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 102
(19%)
2,239
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 66
(13%)
684
(11%)
* 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 480th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairie Winds Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.8%) is slightly 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 350
2006 442
2007 502
2008 525
2009 554
2010 528
2011 528
2012 528

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.7
2006 19.7
2007 20.2
2008 19.5
2009 19.9
2010 19.2
2011 20
2012 19.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32285714285714
2006 0.33710407239819
2007 0.35059760956175
2008 0.31428571428571
2009 0.33393501805054
2010 0.33901515151515
2011 0.35227272727273
2012 0.31818181818182

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
 
1,970.0% 19.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.8%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 528 19.7:1  
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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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