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New Prague is a city in Scott and Le Sueur counties in the state of Minnesota. The population was 7,321 at the 2010 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.81 square miles (9.87 km2), all of it land. The land around the area varies from flat to hilly.
The city of New Prague is located in two counties, Scott and Le Sueur. North of Main Street (Highway 13/19) is Scott County; and on the south side is Le Sueur County.
Minnesota State Highways 13, 19, and 21 are three of the main routes in New Prague.
There is one lake in the New Prague area, Cedar Lake (Scott County). The lake is a popular destination for fishing, ice fishing, water skiing, and jet skiing. A snowmobile trail runs through the lake during the winter season. An aerated area is located in the eastern part of the lake. The lake is 779.5 acres has a maximum depth of 13 feet and has a 3.1-foot water clarity. There are numerous developments in the area, including a new development located on County Road 89 on the west side of the lake -which is located outside of the New Prague City Limits.
There are five schools in the New Prague Area Schools (District 721): New Prague High School (9–12), New Prague Middle School (6-8), Falcon Ridge Elementary in New Prague (K–5), Raven Stream Elementary in New Prague (K–5), and Eagle View Elementary in nearby Elko New Market (K–5). The total enrollment in the district for the 2005–2006 school year was 3,205 students. New Prague High School’s nickname is the Trojans. The Trojans are members of the Wright County Conference, previously members of the Missota Conference prior to the 2014 season. The sports the Trojans participate in include baseball, softball, boys’ and girls’ basketball, boys’ and girls’ cross country, boys’ and girls’ hockey, boys’ and girls’ tennis, track, swimming, football, cheerleading, wrestling, golf, volleyball, adapted floor hockey, and adapted softball. New in the fall of 2007 is boys’ and girls’ soccer, and new in the winter of 2009–2010 is the New Prague Trojan Dance Team.
There is also a private K–8 school located in New Prague known as St. Wenceslaus Catholic School. Their athletic symbol is the Saints. They offer multiple sports for grade 4–8. The emphasis at St. Wenceslaus Catholic School is Christian Values and Academic Excellence. New Prague Middle School has been ranked in the top 3 results in MN state standards test (MCA).
Holy Cross Catholic Schools serves part of the New Prague District, representing three Catholic Parishes in Lonsdale, Elko New Market and Veseli. The school opened a new building near Webster in 2005.
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