School Details

Prairie View Elementary School

401 76th Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
(319) 848-5260
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-4 538 students 15 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

84%
85%
79%
86%
85%
78%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The results for grades 4 and 8 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
71%
74%
77%
78%
77%
76%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

Beginning in 2011-2012 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The Iowa Assessments are standards-based tests, which measure specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Iowa. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2011
  • College Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

82%
83%
82%
87%
85%
82%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The results for grades 4 and 8 are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
83%
80%
78%
78%
73%
75%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

Beginning in 2011-2012 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The Iowa Assessments are standards-based tests, which measure specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Iowa. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2011
  • College Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Prairie View Elementary School is a public elementary school in Cedar Rapids. 538 students go to Prairie View Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 31% of the 538 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Prairie View Elementary School is 15:1. Prairie Ridge Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 80% 86%
Multiracial 8% 4%
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 5%
Hispanic 4% 3%
Asian 4% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.6% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 31% 29%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 months ago)

    Teachers are fabulous office staff can be snotty. We had just moved to this school and weren't very welcomed. Thankfully the teachers made up for the front office staff!

  • (11 years ago)

    Teachers principal and staff are friendly to the kids and parents. Lots of learning going on when I visit. Overall good school for my children. They feel comfortable and safe and are doing well.

See all reviews on GreatSchools

Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

Nearby

Elementary Schools

Middle Schools

High Schools