New Prague – District 721

School District

New Prague Area
Schools
District 721

School Website

http://www.np.k12.mn.us

School Contact

Colleen Cardenuto

 

952-758-1740

 

ccardenu@np.k12.mn.us

  • The school performs one musical and one
    drama per year.

  • Elementary students can join the community
    sports program.

  • Hot lunch is served daily.

  • The HS is involved in the Post Secondary
    Education Options Program.

  • Bus transportation is provided for students.

  • A work/study program is offered to Juniors
    & Seniors at New Prague HS.

  • AP American History is being offered.

  • Job Shadowing Program is offered at New
    Prague High School.

  • New Prague High School girls gymnastics
    competes in local competitions.

  • New Prague MS sports include football,
    basketball, track & volleyball.

  • New Prague SD was awarded a $130,000 Technology
    Grant by Skyward.

  • Kindergarten is offered as a full day
    program.

Title

Name

Phone

Superintendent
of Schools

Jim Rouse

952-758-1700

Guidance
Services

Michael
Bartusek

952-758-1213

Special
Education Services

Darren Kermes

952-758-1767

Director
of Fine Arts

Tom
Doig

952-758-1200

Athletic
Director

Mr.
Robert Scripture

952-758-1226

General
Information

Mr.
Dan Pyan

952-758-1700

Computer
Education Director

Mr.
Tim Rybak

952-758-1781

Curriculum

Ms.
Colleen Cardenuto

952-758-1740

High
School Guidance

Ms.
Angie Erickson

952-758-1214

High
School Special Ed.

Ms.
Dawn Thielen

952-758-1248

High
School Fine Arts

Ms.
Rita Sapp

952-758-1237

High
School Athletics

Mr.
Robert Scripture

952-758-1226

High
School Information

Tom
Doig

952-758-1200

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Facilities / Student
Population:

Elementary Schools

3 / 1761

Middle Schools

1 / 880

High Schools

1 / 1135

Open Enrollment

Yes in all schools

 

 

Student Staff Ratio:

 

Elementary Schools

22 / 1

Middle Schools

26 / 1

High Schools

28 / 1

 

 

Expenditures Per Pupil:

 

Elementary Schools

$8,787

Middle Schools

$8,787

High Schools

$8,787

 

 

Half Day Kindergarten

No

Full Day Kindergarten

Everyday and every other day available

 

 

Transportation:

 

Bus Available:

Yes

 

 

Hot Lunch:

 

Hot Lunch Available:

Yes

 

 

Grading Policies

 

Elementary Schools

Letter Grading

Middle Schools

Letter Grading

High Schools

Letter Grading

 

 

Percentage of Schools Accredited

 

Elementary Schools

100%

Middle Schools

100%

High Schools

100%

 

 

Percentage Staff Degrees:

160 staff District wide

Bachelors:

28%

Masters:

72%

PhD’s:

 

 

 

Certified Staff

 

Elementary

 

Elem Art:

<1%

Elem Phys. Ed:

<1%

Elem Music:

<1%

Elem Media:

<1%

 

 

 

 

Classes Offered:

 

Elementary School:

Band, Choir

Middle School:

Band, Choir

 

 

High School:

Band, Choir, Spanish, German,
Adv. Computer, Calculus

 

 

 

 

Ratio Students to Computers:

 

Elementary Schools

4 to1

Middle Schools

4 to 1

High Schools

5 to 1

Learning Alternatives

 

 

 

Percentage of Seniors who
went to:

 

Community College

2 Year

16%

Vocational or Tech

2 Year

14%

College or University

4 Year

50%

 

 

ACT Statistics:

 

Average ACT Scores

23.1

Percentage of Students taking
ACT

67%

 

 

SAT Statistics:

 

Average Math Score

670

Average Verbal Score

720

Percentage of Students taking
SAT

7%

 

 

National Merit Scholars:

1

 

 

Programs for Gifted and Talented:

Yes

Special Education Programs:

Within building all
disabilities
The High School has basic language, lifeskills, Math,
Basis Social Studies, Assert work Experience

 

 

Athletics:

Elementary

Middle School

High School

None

Baseball – b

Baseball b&g

 

Basketball b&g

Basketball b&g

 

Cross Country b&g

Cross Country b&g

 

Football- b

Football – b

 

Golf b&g

Golf b&g

 

Gymnastics – g

Gymnastics – g

 

Ice Hockey b&g

Ice Hockey b&g

 

Softball – g

Softball – g

 

Swimming – g

Swimming – g

 

Track b&g

Track b&g

 

Tennis b&g

Tennis b&g

 

Volleyball – g

Volleyball – g

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Offered – AP American History, AP English Lit.,
AP Statistics – All AP classes/College in the schools

 

 

Special Programs worth mentioning:

Remedial Programming