Cayuse Prairie School



Cayuse Prairie School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cayuse Prairie School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 23
1 25
2 27
3 26
4 23
5 24
6 19
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cayuse Prairie School is a public elementary school located in Kalispell, MT in the Cayuse Prairie Elementary School District. It enrolls 167 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cayuse Prairie School is the 176th largest public school in Montana and the 49,770th largest nationally. It has 11.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 167
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,770th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Montana: 176th out of 425
Student/Teacher Rank in Montana: 174th out of 424
Full Time Teacher Rank in Montana: 165th out of 424

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Cayuse Prairie School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 84
(50%)
84
(50%)
 Female 83
(50%)
83
(50%)

Cayuse Prairie School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 156
(93%)
156
(93%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(4%)
6
(4%)
 Hispanic 5
(3%)
5
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Cayuse Prairie School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 133
(80%)
133
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 34
(20%)
34
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 342 ranked schools in Montana, Cayuse Prairie School is ranked 233rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cayuse Prairie School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 46.2%. 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.

Cayuse Prairie School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 130
2006 131
2007 141
2008 156
2009 149
2010 159
2011 154
2012 167

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 14.1
2007 14.4
2008 15
2009 15.6
2010 13.6
2011 12.8
2012 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.0076923076923077
2006 0.061068702290076
2007 0.085106382978723
2008 0.083333333333333
2009 0.1006711409396
2010 0.15723270440252
2011 0.13636363636364
2012 0.20359281437126

Compare Cayuse Prairie School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,339.2% 13.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.4%
 
State Average 46.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 06 167 11.5:1  
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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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