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12600 E Jewell Ave

Aurora, CO 80012

(720) 747-3000

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,572

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

25 Parent Reviews for Prairie Middle School

I went to Prairie for all 3 years and I for the most part loved it. Many of the teachers that I came in contact with were nice and friendly. I will say that the teachers can be a little nosy, which can be a good thing. My friends and I were having personal issues and pretty much the whole staff jumped ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/23/13

I never got to go over my cousin studying in this school, and the comments I think it's a great school =D

Posted by a other on 06/25/11

I absolutely LOVE Prairie!! It is an amazing, diverse school! One thing that makes this school diverse is the different kinds of cultures and races. I am in 6th grade and I am loving my teachers and the principal, Dr Cassady! She is a great principal, if she weren't she wouldn't bother to learn some ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/15/11

It is your own child's fault if they don't want to put in the effort to be a better student. The teachers at Prairie actually do help a lot. Maybe you're not doing your part as a parent in making sure that your child is taking every opportunity given to improve their grade. I love Prairie and always ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/27/11

It is basically an APS school with CCSD badge on the front. It is similar to Overland with no communication with teachers. Oh yes, you kids will be allowed to fail semester after semester if you are not on top of it. If your kid has bad grades don't expect a call unless they get in trouble. Trying to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/01/10

The teachers at Praire are always willing to help. Many stay late grading papers, doing after school activities and tutorials. And they make sure that all students learn and understand the material. The principal, Dr. Cassaday, is a great prinicipal. She encourages the students, and informs them every ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/31/10

Terrible school I can't wait for the year to end so I can get my daughter to a school where the teachers/counselors can help her succeed.

Posted by a parent on 02/26/10

This is my daughter's first year at Prairie. I am so grateful for everyone who works with and for the students at Prairie. My daughter comes homes from school and has so much to chair about what she has learned during the day. She loves the creative way the teachers present materials and how they recognize ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/29/09

Wonderful, caring staff. Great environment for kids!

Posted by a parent on 04/28/09

this school is great diverse and the teachers stay late to make sure their students are getting all of their workvdone and that they understand it

Posted by a student on 07/22/08

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School Profile for Prairie Middle School

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Test scores for Prairie Middle School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Prairie Middle School
Cherry Creek, School District No. 5
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Aurora schools — Prairie Middle School is located at 12600 E Jewell Ave, Aurora CO 80012. 12600 E Jewell Ave is in the 80012 ZIP code in Aurora, CO The school district for Prairie Middle School is the Cherry Creek, School District No. 5. Prairie Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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