West Prairie Middle School



West Prairie Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Prairie Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 1
5 42
6 34
7 52
8 41
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Prairie Middle School is a public elementary school located in Colchester, IL in the West Prairie Community Unit School District 103. It enrolls 170 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Prairie Middle School is the 2,237th largest public school in Illinois and the 49,974th largest nationally. It has 11.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 170
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,974th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,237th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 159th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,073rd out of 2,415

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West Prairie Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 96
(56%)
240
(55%)
 Female 74
(44%)
199
(45%)

West Prairie Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 168
(99%)
424
(97%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
10
(2%)
 Black 0
(0%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Prairie Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 88
(52%)
212
(48%)
 Not Eligible 69
(41%)
201
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(8%)
26
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, West Prairie Middle School is ranked 1,724th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Prairie Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

West Prairie Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 225
2006 187
2007 192
2008 181
2009 175
2010 190
2011 198
2012 182
2013 181
2014 180
2015 170

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.2
2006 11.7
2007 13.7
2008 10.6
2009 10.3
2010 11.2
2011 11.6
2012 11.3
2013 13.9
2014 11.9
2015 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39555555555556
2006 0.37967914438503
2007 0.48958333333333
2008 0.51381215469613
2009 0.50285714285714
2010 0.52631578947368
2011 0.48989898989899
2012 0.47802197802198
2013 0.4475138121547
2014 0.58888888888889
2015 0.59411764705882

Compare West Prairie Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 59.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Prairie Middle School
Colchester, IL
Public 05 - 08 170 11.5:1  
West Prairie South Elementary
Colchester, IL
Public PK - 04 158 14.1:1 1 miles
St Paul Elementary School
Macomb, IL
Private PK - 06 162 13:1 7 miles
Macarthur Early Childhood Center
Macomb, IL
Public PK - PK 121 30.2:1 7 miles
Edison Elementary School
Macomb, IL
Public 04 - 06 419 15:1 8 miles
Lincoln Elementary School
Macomb, IL
Public KG - 03 622 14.7:1 8 miles
West Prairie North Elementary
Good Hope, IL
Public PK - 04 111 14.1:1 12 miles
La Harpe Junior High School
La Harpe, IL
Public 06 - 08 61 7.7:1 15 miles
La Harpe Elementary School
La Harpe, IL
Public PK - 05 167 11.2:1 15 miles
Bushnell-Prairie City Jr High School
Bushnell, IL
Public 06 - 08 157 11.2:1 18 miles
Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School
Bushnell, IL
Public PK - 05 356 13.7:1 19 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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