Prairie Trace Elementary School

14200 N River Rd
Carmel, IN 46033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Prairie Trace Elementary School serves 640 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Prairie Trace Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Prairie Trace Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Prairie Trace Elementary School's student population of 640 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students640 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Prairie Trace Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Prairie Trace Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#22 out of 1762 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
18%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
70%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.480.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarmel Clay Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Prairie Trace Elementary School is Options Charter School Noblesville (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clay Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cherry Tree Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carmel Cherry Tree Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 706 students
    1.3 miles
    13989 Hazel Dell Parkway
    Carmel, IN 46033
    (317) 846-3086
    1.3 PK-5 706
  • Fishers New Britton Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-4 | 726 students
    1.7 miles
    8660 E 131st St
    Fishers, IN 46038
    (317) 594-4130
    1.7 K-4 726
  • Fishers Harrison Parkway Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-4 | 612 students
    1.9 miles
    14135 Harrison Pky
    Fishers, IN 46038
    (317) 915-4210
    1.9 K-4 612
  • Noblesville Noble Crossing Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 746 students
    2.2 miles
    5670 Noble Crossing Pky
    Noblesville, IN 46062
    (317) 773-2850
    2.2 PK-5 746
  • Carmel Clay Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,336 student
    2.3 miles
    5150 E 126th St
    Carmel, IN 46033
    (317) 844-7251
    2.3 6-8 1,336

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