Prairie Crossing Charter School

1531 Jones Point Rd

Grayslake, IL 60030-3536

Tel: (847)543-9722
Grades: KG-8

390 students

Prairie Crossing Charter School serves 390 students in grades KG-8.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Prairie Crossing Charter School operates within the Prairie Crossing Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 390 students
Prairie Crossing Charter School Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Prairie Crossing Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Prairie Crossing Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 13:1
Prairie Crossing Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Prairie Crossing Charter School American Indian (2003-2013)
Asian
16%
4%
Prairie Crossing Charter School Asian (2000-2013)
Black
3%
19%
Prairie Crossing Charter School Black (2000-2013)
White
79%
50%
Prairie Crossing Charter School White (2000-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
33%
All Ethnic Groups Prairie Crossing Charter School Sch Ethnicity Prairie Crossing Charter School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.35 0.30
Prairie Crossing Charter School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
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.
1%
45%
Prairie Crossing Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2013)
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 6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 390 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Prairie Crossing Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 390 759
Prairie Crossing Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (2000-2013)
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a $0
District Spending / Student n/a $0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grayslake North High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grayslake Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gages Lake School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GrayslakeGrayslake North High School
    1925 North Il Route 83
    GrayslakeIL 60030
    (847)986-3100
    0.8 mi | 1536 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • GrayslakeGages Lake School
    Special Education School
    18180 West Gages Lake Rd
    GrayslakeIL 60030
    (847)223-5586
    Special Education School

    1.9 mi | 88 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • GrayslakeLake Co Collaborative Alop High School
    Alternative School
    18160 West Gages Lake Rd
    GrayslakeIL 60030
    (847)548-8470
    Alternative School

    1.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • GrayslakeGrayslake Middle School
    440 Barron Blvd
    GrayslakeIL 60030
    (847)223-3680
    1.9 mi | 762 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • GrayslakeCyd Lash Academy
    Special Education School
    18042 West Gages Lake Rd
    GrayslakeIL 60030
    (847)231-5570
    Special Education School

    1.9 mi | 130 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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