Prairie Queen Elementary School

Prairie Queen Elementary School serves 695 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Prairie Queen Elementary School operates within the Oklahoma City School District.

Overview

The student population of 695 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 695 students
Prairie Queen Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Prairie Queen Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Prairie Queen Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.92. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 15:1
Prairie Queen Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
16%
Prairie Queen Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Prairie Queen Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
70%
13%
Prairie Queen Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
9%
11%
Prairie Queen Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
15%
53%
Prairie Queen Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.48 0.92
Prairie Queen Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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 (1992-2012)
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 (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 43,682 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Oklahoma City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
94
2
Number of Students Managed 43,682 412
Oklahoma City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $400 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $344 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,723 $9,367
Oklahoma City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,381 $9,180
Oklahoma City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oklahoma City Jefferson Middle School
    6800 South Blackwelder
    Oklahoma City , OK , 73159
    (405)632-2341
    0.1  mi  |  1040  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Oklahoma City Southern Hills Elementary School
    7800 South Kentucky
    Oklahoma City , OK , 73159
    (405)587-2900
    0.8  mi  |  531  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Oklahoma City Fillmore Elementary School
    5200 South Blackwelder
    Oklahoma City , OK , 73119
    (405)587-4800
    1  mi  |  726  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Okc Santa Fe South Elementary School (charter)
    Charter School
    5325 South Penn Ave
    Okc , OK , 73119
    (405)681-7480
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  470  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Oklahoma City Parmelee Elementary School
    6700 South Hudson
    Oklahoma City , OK , 73139
    (405)632-6773
    1.1  mi  |  699  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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