Prairie Crossing Elementary School



Prairie Crossing Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie Crossing Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 51
K 95
1 82
2 77
3 85
4 88
5 76
6 99
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 653 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairie Crossing Elementary School is the 129th largest public school in Colorado and the 10,305th largest nationally. It has 17.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 653
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,305th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 129th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 698th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 133rd out of 1,097

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Prairie Crossing Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 330
(51%)
20,836
(49%)
 Male 323
(49%)
22,105
(51%)

Prairie Crossing Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 512
(78%)
32,096
(75%)
 Hispanic 84
(13%)
6,020
(14%)
 Two or More 28
(4%)
2,015
(5%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
2,065
(5%)
 Black 9
(1%)
531
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
49
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
165
(0%)

Prairie Crossing Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 594
(91%)
37,510
(87%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 40
(6%)
4,152
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(3%)
1,279
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Prairie Crossing Elementary School is ranked 859th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairie Crossing Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.5%. 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
2013 546
2014 614
2015 653

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
2013 18.6
2014 17.7
2015 17.8

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
2013 0.095238095238095
2014 0.07328990228013
2015 0.090352220520674

Compare Prairie Crossing Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,780.0% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.0%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Prairie Crossing Elementary School
Parker, CO
Public PK - 06 653 17.8:1  
Gold Rush Elementary
Parker, CO
Public PK - 05 674 20.7:1 1 miles
Global Village Academy - Douglas County
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Public PK - 05 291 16.2:1 2 miles
Legacy Point Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 513 21.2:1 2 miles
Primrose School of Parker
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Private PK - KG 162 12:1 2 miles
Cherokee Trail Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 579 20.5:1 2 miles
Pine Grove Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 615 20.2:1 2 miles
North Star Academy
Parker, CO
Public KG - 08 665 19.4:1 2 miles
The Goddard School
Parker, CO
Private PK - T1 63 21:1 3 miles
Parker Montessori Educational Institute
Parker, CO
Private PK - KG 110 7:1 3 miles
Southeast Christian School
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Private PK - 08 518 16:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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