Prairie Seeds El School Academy

  • Prairie Seeds El School Academy serves 323 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Prairie Seeds El School Academy's student population of 323 students has declined by 59% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 51% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School ()
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students323 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Seeds El School Academy's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Seeds El School Academy is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1561 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairie Seeds El School Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairie Seeds El School Academy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
68%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
23%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prairie Seeds El School Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
67%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairie Seeds El School Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.480.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairie Seeds El School Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrairie Seeds Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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