Prairie Winds Elementary School



Prairie Winds Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie Winds Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 78
1 87
2 90
3 101
4 81
5 87
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 556 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairie Winds Elementary School is the 258th largest public school in Colorado and the 16,979th largest nationally. It has 20.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 556
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,979th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 258th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 956th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 445th out of 1,097

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Prairie Winds Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 290
(52%)
3,617
(52%)
 Female 266
(48%)
3,356
(48%)

Prairie Winds Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 349
(63%)
4,044
(58%)
 Hispanic 164
(29%)
2,504
(36%)
 Two or More 34
(6%)
300
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
56
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
41
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
25
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Prairie Winds Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 323
(58%)
3,771
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 175
(31%)
2,669
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(10%)
533
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Prairie Winds Elementary School is ranked 362nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairie Winds Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.9%) is slightly 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 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
2013 529
2014 514
2015 556

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
2013 20.7
2014 19.4
2015 20.2

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
2013 0.33837429111531
2014 0.38910505836576
2015 0.41906474820144

Compare Prairie Winds Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
2,020.0% 20.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 41.9%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 556 20.2:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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