Prairie Grove Elementary School

  • Prairie Grove Elementary School serves 722 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Prairie Grove Elementary School's student population of 722 students has grown by 79% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 75% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students722 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Prairie Grove Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Grove Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Grove Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#323 out of 999 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
13%
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Black
1%
21%
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White
89%
60%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairie Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.210.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrairie Grove School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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