Prior Lake High School

7575 150th St West, Savage, MN 55378 | (952) 226-8600
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,133
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  • Mailing Address: Box 539, Prior Lake, MN 55372
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,133
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 99.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,114 (52.2%)
  • Females: 1,019 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 79 (3.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 121 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 200 (9.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Prior Lake High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian211.0%
Black582.7%
Asian1075.0%
Hispanic341.6%
White1,91389.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Prior Lake High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade58827.6%
10th Grade55826.2%
11th Grade49623.3%
12th Grade49123.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 30%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:70%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $53,096
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Prior Lake High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,62822%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$57,69878%
Source: MN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Prior Lake High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on GRAD and MCA-II state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

GRAD - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201095.6%95.6%90.6%
200993.9%93.9%89.6%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Reading Test
201084.2%83.6%78.1%
200983.5%83.5%77.6%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.3%67.1%57.8%
200970.3%70.3%57.3%
 

MCA-II - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Reading Test
201081.8%81.1%75.3%
200980.8%80.8%74.2%
200881.0%81.0%70.7%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201053.6%51.7%43.2%
200951.2%51.2%41.6%
200846.7%46.7%34.3%
 

High School - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201070.8%69.3%51.8%
200968.7%68.7%49.5%
200872.7%72.7%42.7%
 
Source: MN Department of Education 2009-2010

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