Prairie Elementary School



Prairie Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 3
K 6
1 7
2 4
3 4
4 3
5 2
6 0
7 4
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Prairie Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Belfield, ND in the Billings County 1 School District. It enrolls 33 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairie Elementary School is the 239th largest public school in North Dakota and the 55,140th largest nationally. It has 4.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 33
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 4.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 7

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Prairie Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 19
(58%)
40
(56%)
 Male 14
(42%)
32
(44%)

Prairie Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 32
(97%)
70
(97%)
 Two or More 1
(3%)
2
(3%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Prairie Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 25
(76%)
53
(74%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(24%)
12
(17%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
7
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 254 ranked schools in North Dakota, Prairie Elementary School is ranked 247th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairie Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.2%) is lower than the state average of 34.3%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 34
2006 26
2007 25
2008 21
2009 24
2010 22
2011 33
2012 33

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 6.1
2006 4.3
2007 4.2
2008 3.2
2009 3.6
2010 3.3
2011 4.7
2012 4.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38235294117647
2006 0.42307692307692
2007 0.4
2008 0.33333333333333
2009 0.25
2010 0.22727272727273
2011 0.21212121212121
2012 0.24242424242424

Compare Prairie Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
470.0% 4.7:1
 
1,219.0% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.2%
 
State Average 34.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Prairie Elementary School
Belfield, ND
Public PK - 08 33 4.7:1  
Belfield Elementary School
Belfield, ND
Public KG - 06 115 10.8:1 17 miles
South Heart Elementary School
South Heart, ND
Public PK - 06 133 12.8:1 21 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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