Prairie Valley Elementary School

  • Prairie Valley Elementary School serves 73 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Prairie Valley Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Prairie Valley Elementary School's student population of 73 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students73 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Valley Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Valley Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#3956 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
18%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
76%
28%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.390.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrairie Valley Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Prairie Valley Elementary School is Prairie Valley High School (0.0 miles away)
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