Prairie Phoenix Academy

  • Prairie Phoenix Academy serves 101 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Prairie Phoenix Academy's student population of 101 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students101 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Phoenix Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Phoenix Academy is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1731 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
10%
12%
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Black
33%
9%
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White
43%
70%
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Two or more races
14%
3%
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Diversity Score0.680.28
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Graduation Rate60-69%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSun Prairie Area School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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