Prairie Creek Elementary School

2120 E Prairie Creek Dr
Richardson, TX 75080
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 1%
Serving 292 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Prairie Creek Elementary School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 292 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 1% in TX
  • : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Prairie Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Prairie Creek Elementary School's student population of 292 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Prairie Creek Elementary School ranks within the top 1% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Prairie Creek Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
#77 out of 8079 schools
(Top 1%)
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75-79%
37%
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80-84%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
81%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.33
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Prairie Creek Elementary School's ranking?
Prairie Creek Elementary School is ranked #77 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Prairie Creek Elementary School often compared to?
Prairie Creek Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Canyon Creek Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 80-84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Prairie Creek Elementary School?
292 students attend Prairie Creek Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Prairie Creek Elementary School students are White, 8% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Prairie Creek Elementary School?
Prairie Creek Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Prairie Creek Elementary School offer ?
Prairie Creek Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Prairie Creek Elementary School part of?
Prairie Creek Elementary School is part of Richardson ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 292 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 1%
  • : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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