Prairie Home School (Closed 2012)

  • Prairie Home School served 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%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥80% (which was higher than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Prairie Home School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Prairie Home School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students43 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#206 out of 936 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥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 Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
19%
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White
84%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairie Home School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.290.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChadron School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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