Prairie Children Preschool serves 673 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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Prairie Children Preschool ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Prairie Children Preschool's student population of 673 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten
Total Students
673 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Prairie Children Preschool is 0.70, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
43%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Prairie Children Preschool and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
15%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
31%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
This chart display the diversity score of Prairie Children Preschool and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
47%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten
  • Students: 673 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 5% in IL)

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