Prairie Ridge High School

Prairie Ridge High School serves 1,575 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
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.

Overview

The student population of 1575 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,575 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less 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 36:1 13:1
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
6%
24%
Black
1%
19%
White
90%
50%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.30
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%
45%
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.
1%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,842 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,085 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,278 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Chsd 155 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 6,842 932
Graduation Rate n/a% 88%
District Total Revenue $93 MM $10 MM
District Spending $87 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,085 $10,546
District Spending / Student $12,278 $10,416
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 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
    170 North Oak St
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)459-9210
    2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 983 students                      
  • Crystal LakeHannah Beardsley Middle School
    515 East Crystal Lake Ave
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)477-5897
    2.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1041 students                      
  • Crystal LakeNorth Elementary School
    500 West Woodstock St
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)459-0122
    2.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 663 students                      
  • Crystal LakeHusmann Elementary School
    131 West Paddock St
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)459-7114
    2.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 595 students                      
  • Crystal LakeCrystal Lake Central High School
    45 West Franklin Ave
    Crystal LakeIL 60014
    (815)459-2505
    2.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1571 students                      

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  • Recommended April 19, 2008 - 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

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