Prairie Queen Elementary School

Prairie Queen Elementary School serves 865 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the OK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Prairie Queen Elementary School operates within the Oklahoma City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 865 students has grown by 43% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 865 students
Prairie Queen Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Prairie Queen Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Prairie Queen Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Prairie Queen Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is equal to the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 17:1
Prairie Queen Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
3%
15%
Prairie Queen Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
71%
15%
Prairie Queen Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
8%
9%
Prairie Queen Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
15%
52%
Prairie Queen Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
7%
Prairie Queen Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Prairie Queen Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.47 0.47
Prairie Queen Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
52%
Prairie Queen Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
10%
Prairie Queen Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 45,715 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,177 is higher than the state average of $8,655. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,754 is less than the state average of $9,253. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Oklahoma City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
2
Number of Students Managed 45,715 430
Oklahoma City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $391 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $373 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,177 $8,655
Oklahoma City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,754 $9,253
Oklahoma City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is U. S. Grant High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jefferson Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southern Hills Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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    (405)587-1300
    0.16-8925
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    Oklahoma CityOK 73159
    (405)587-2900
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    Oklahoma CityOK 73119
    (405)587-4800
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