Pleasant Prairie Elementary School

  • Pleasant Prairie Elementary School serves 625 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Pleasant Prairie Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Pleasant Prairie Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • Pleasant Prairie Elementary School's student population of 625 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students625 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasant Prairie Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasant Prairie Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#371 out of 2029 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
65%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pleasant Prairie Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.540.49
This chart display the diversity score of Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pleasant Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenosha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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