Prairie Winds Elementary School

597 East Earl Dr, Pueblo West, CO 81007 | (719) 647-9732
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 554
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  • Mailing Address: 597 E Earl Drive, Pueblo West, CO 81007
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 554
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 306 (55.2%)
  • Females: 248 (44.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 79 (14.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 106 (19.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 185 (33.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Prairie Winds Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian81.4%
Black61.1%
Asian91.6%
Hispanic13223.8%
White39972.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Prairie Winds Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten285.1%
Kindergarten7112.8%
1st Grade9216.6%
2nd Grade9817.7%
3rd Grade7814.1%
4th Grade8315.0%
5th Grade10418.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 68%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:32%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 8 Years
  • Average Salary: $36,986
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Prairie Winds Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,48841%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,10059%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Prairie Winds Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 25, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My grandson's the Westbrook boys attend Prairie Winds and I think this is an excellent school and staff.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Prairie Winds Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on CSAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

CSAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.0%83.0%71.0%
200970.0%73.0%69.0%
200879.0%81.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201073.0%73.0%70.0%
200974.0%77.0%73.0%
200869.0%75.0%71.0%
 
Writing Test
201057.0%52.0%51.0%
200953.0%53.0%53.0%
200847.0%55.0%50.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201076.0%76.0%70.0%
200978.0%79.0%71.0%
200885.0%79.0%68.0%
 
Reading Test
201066.0%67.0%65.0%
200965.0%68.0%65.0%
200876.0%71.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201049.0%47.0%51.0%
200955.0%58.0%51.0%
200861.0%58.0%52.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.0%71.0%65.0%
200976.0%70.0%63.0%
200882.0%77.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201068.0%73.0%70.0%
200988.0%73.0%69.0%
200878.0%75.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201040.0%46.0%47.0%
200937.0%46.0%45.0%
200846.0%47.0%44.0%
 
Writing Test
201050.0%61.0%58.0%
200972.0%59.0%58.0%
200880.0%70.0%59.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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