Prairie Creek Elementary School

17077 W 165th St
Olathe, KS 66062
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 1%
Serving 410 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Prairie Creek Elementary School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 410 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : Top 1% in KS
  • : 81% (Top 1%)
  • : 81% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Prairie Creek Elementary School's student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
410 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Prairie Creek Elementary School ranks within the top 1% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Prairie Creek Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (KS)
#2 out of 1264 schools
(Top 1%)
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81%
28%
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81%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
21%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
89%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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0.21
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
10%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Prairie Creek Elementary School's ranking?
Prairie Creek Elementary School is ranked #2 out of 1,264 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Kansas.
What schools are Prairie Creek Elementary School often compared to?
Prairie Creek Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sunnyside Elementary School, Timber Creek Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
81% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 81% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).
How many students attend Prairie Creek Elementary School?
410 students attend Prairie Creek Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Prairie Creek Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 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 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Prairie Creek Elementary School offer ?
Prairie Creek Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Prairie Creek Elementary School part of?
Prairie Creek Elementary School is part of Spring Hill School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 410 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : Top 1%
  • : 81% (Top 1%)
  • : 81% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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