Prairie Lake Elementary School

  • Prairie Lake Elementary School serves 837 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Prairie Lake Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Prairie Lake Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Prairie Lake Elementary School's student population of 837 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students837 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Lake Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Lake Elementary School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#1933 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairie Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
33%
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Black
51%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prairie Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
21%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairie Lake Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.660.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairie Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairie Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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