Prairie Grove Elementary School

  • Prairie Grove Elementary School serves 38 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥80% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Prairie Grove Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Prairie Grove Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Prairie Grove Elementary School's student population of 38 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students38 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Grove Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Grove Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#860 out of 1239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairie Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairie Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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White
100%
76%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 IA.
Diversity Score0.000.41
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairie Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairie Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJesup Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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