Indian Prairie Elementary School

3546 Grand Prairie Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Indian Prairie Elementary School serves 257 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Indian Prairie Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Indian Prairie Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Indian Prairie Elementary School's student population of 257 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Rankings

Indian Prairie Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Indian Prairie Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#749 out of 3120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
24%
18%
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White
60%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKalamazoo School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Indian Prairie Elementary School is Kalamazoo Central High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hillside Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingwestwood Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kalamazoo Kingwestwood Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 576 students
    0.6 miles
    1100 Nichols Rd
    Kalamazoo, MI 49006
    (269) 337-0610
    0.6 K-5 576
  • Kalamazoo Kalamazoo Central High School Math: 23% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,722 student
    0.8 miles
    2432 North Drake Rd
    Kalamazoo, MI 49006
    (269) 337-0300
    0.8 9-12 1,722
  • Kalamazoo Kalamazoo Resa West Campusecse Special Education School
    Grades: PK-1
    0.9 miles
    4606 Croyden Avenue
    Kalamazoo, MI 49006
    (269) 250-9678
    0.9 PK-1 n/a
  • Kalamazoo Hillside Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 575 students
    1.1 miles
    1941 Alamo Ave
    Kalamazoo, MI 49006
    (269) 337-0570
    1.1 6-8 575
  • Portage Kresa Head Start West Main
    Grades: PK
    1.3 miles
    5177 W Main St
    Portage, MI 49002
    (269) 250-9855
    1.3 PK n/a

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