Prairie Home School (Closed 2012)

Prairie Home School serves 43 students in grades Prekindergarten-8. 
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥80% (which was higher than the Nebraska state average of 63%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥80% (which was higher than the Nebraska state average of 72%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
43 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (NE)
(10-11)
≥80%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairie Home School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
(10-11)
≥80%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairie Home School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Prairie Home School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
9%
21%
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Black
n/a
7%
White
84%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Prairie Home School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
0.29
This chart display the diversity score of Prairie Home School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairie Home School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairie Home School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≥80% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 63% NE state average), while ≥80% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 72% NE state average).
How many students attend Prairie Home School?
43 students attend Prairie Home School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Prairie Home School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Prairie Home School?
Prairie Home School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Prairie Home School offer ?
Prairie Home School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Prairie Home School part of?
Prairie Home School is part of Chadron Public Schools School District.

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