Prairie Point Elementary School

  • Prairie Point Elementary School serves 473 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Prairie Point Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Prairie Point Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Prairie Point Elementary School's student population of 473 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Point Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Point Elementary School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#433 out of 2085 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
10%
16%
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White
71%
71%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePark Hill School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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