Prairie Grove High School

500 Cole
Prairie Grove, AR 72753
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 630 students in grades 9-12, Prairie Grove High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : 90-94% (Top 20% in AR)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Prairie Grove High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Prairie Grove High School's student population of 630 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
630 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Prairie Grove High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 997 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Prairie Grove High School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AR)
#527 out of 997 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Prairie Grove High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
27%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
43%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
37%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Prairie Grove High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
3%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Prairie Grove High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
14%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
19%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
84%
59%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairie Grove High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Arkansas.
0.29
This chart displays the diversity score of Prairie Grove High School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
88%
This chart displays graduation rate of Prairie Grove High School and public school graduation rate of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
58%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairie Grove High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart displays 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 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Prairie Grove High School's ranking?
Prairie Grove High School is ranked #527 out of 997 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Prairie Grove High School often compared to?
Prairie Grove High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Greenland High School, West Fork High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% AR state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AR state average).
What is the graduation rate of Prairie Grove High School?
The graduation rate of Prairie Grove High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 88%.
How many students attend Prairie Grove High School?
630 students attend Prairie Grove High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Prairie Grove High School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Prairie Grove High School?
Prairie Grove High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Prairie Grove High School offer ?
Prairie Grove High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Prairie Grove High School part of?
Prairie Grove High School is part of Prairie Grove School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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