301 Hwy Drive
Prairie Home, MO 65068
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Prairie Home Elementary School serves 67 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Prairie Home Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 67 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Prairie Home Elementary School's student population of 67 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Prairie Home Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Prairie Home Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1825 out of 2091 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
97%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
24%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Prairie Home Elementary School?

67 students attend Prairie Home Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

97% of Prairie Home Elementary School students are White, and 3% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Prairie Home Elementary School?

Prairie Home Elementary School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Prairie Home Elementary School offer ?

Prairie Home Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 67 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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