Prairie House School serves 4 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Prairie House School's student population of 4 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
4 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Prairie House School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairie House School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Prairie House School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Prairie House School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
25%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Prairie House School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
11%
White
75%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Prairie House School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairie House School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.38
This chart display the diversity score of Prairie House School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(11-12)
<50%
80%
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairie House School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
50%
8%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 4 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1% in MN)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Btm 50%)

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