21462 N Richview Ln
Centralia, IL 62801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Grand Prairie Elementary School serves 76 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Grand Prairie Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 76 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Grand Prairie Elementary School's student population of 76 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
76 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Grand Prairie Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Grand Prairie Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3032 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
3%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
91%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
8%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grand Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend Grand Prairie Elementary School?

76 students attend Grand Prairie Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

91% of Grand Prairie Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What grades does Grand Prairie Elementary School offer ?

Grand Prairie Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8

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School Reviews

5   9/30/2019
It''s a really nice school.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 76 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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