Prairie Heights Elementary School (Closed 2016)

Prairie Heights Elementary School served 69 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-59% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-79% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 42%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students69 students
This chart display total students of Prairie Heights Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Prairie Heights Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
40-59%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
60-79%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Prairie Heights Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Prairie Heights Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
88%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairie Heights Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.220.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorris County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Prairie Heights Elementary School is White City High School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is White City Elementary School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie Heights Elementary School (6.3 miles away)
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