Prairie Ridge High School

Prairie Ridge High School serves 1,536 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Prairie Ridge High School operates within the Chsd 155 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1536 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,536 students
Prairie Ridge High School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Prairie Ridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Prairie Ridge High School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Prairie Ridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Prairie Ridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Prairie Ridge High School Asian Students (1999-2014)
Hispanic
6%
25%
Prairie Ridge High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
1%
17%
Prairie Ridge High School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
90%
50%
Prairie Ridge High School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Prairie Ridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.19 0.31
Prairie Ridge High School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
8%
47%
Prairie Ridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
n/a
3%
Prairie Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

Chsd 155 School District's student population of 6,730 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,711 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,379 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Chsd 155 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 6,730 938
Chsd 155 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Chsd 155 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue $98 MM $11 MM
Chsd 155 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $96 MM $11 MM
Chsd 155 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,711 $11,118
Chsd 155 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,379 $11,218
Chsd 155 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Crystal Lake Central High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richard F Bernotas Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Crystal LakeRichard F Bernotas Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 994 students
    2 miles
    170 North Oak St
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)459-9210
    26-8994
  • Crystal LakeHannah Beardsley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1060 students
    2.2 miles
    515 East Crystal Lake Ave
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)477-5897
    2.26-81060
  • Crystal LakeNorth Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 613 students
    2.2 miles
    500 West Woodstock St
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)459-0122
    2.2KG-5613
  • Crystal LakeHusmann Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 584 students
    2.3 miles
    131 West Paddock St
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)459-7114
    2.3KG-5584
  • Crystal LakeCrystal Lake Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1537 students
    2.4 miles
    45 West Franklin Ave
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)459-2505
    2.49-121537

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The administration of PR leaves a lot to be desired. There is no communication from the guidance counselors to the parents and very little guidance to the students.
- Posted by Parent, 04/19/08

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