Prairie Grove High School

  • Prairie Grove High School serves 625 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Prairie Grove High School's student population of 625 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students625 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Grove High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Grove High School is 0.15, 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#336 out of 999 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
1%
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
92%
60%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairie Grove High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.150.33
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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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