14200 S 82nd Ave
Orland Park, IL 60462
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Prairie Elementary School serves 525 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 525 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Prairie Elementary School's student population of 525 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
525 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Prairie Elementary School is 0.42, which is less 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
65-69%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
55-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
74%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
10%
27%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 525 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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