Prairie Ridge Elementary School

  • Prairie Ridge Elementary School serves 473 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Prairie Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Prairie Ridge Elementary School's student population of 473 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Ridge Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#822 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairie Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prairie Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
76%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.420.60
This chart display the diversity score of Prairie Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairie Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairie Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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