Prairiecare Chaska

  • Prairiecare Chaska serves 12 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Prairiecare Chaska placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Prairiecare Chaska places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Prairiecare Chaska's student population of 12 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students12 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairiecare Chaska is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Prairiecare Chaska is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#1104 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
9%
7%
Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
8%
11%
White
50%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Prairiecare Chaska and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
25%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairiecare Chaska. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.670.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairiecare Chaska and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEastern Carver County Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chaska World Learner Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 1-8 | 218 students
    0.4 miles
    112050 Hundertmark Rd
    Chaska, MN 55318
    (952) 368-7398
    0.4 1-8 218
  • Chaska Kinder Academy
    Grades: K | 78 students
    0.5 miles
    1800 N Chestnut St
    Chaska, MN 55318
    (952) 556-6300
    0.5 K 78
  • Chaska La Academia
    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
    0.5 miles
    1800 N Chestnut St
    Chaska, MN 55318
    (952) 556-6300
    0.5 K-5 351
  • Chanhassen Integrated Arts Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
    0.6 miles
    11 Peavy Rd
    Chanhassen, MN 55317
    (952) 556-6200
    0.6 9-12 66
  • Chaska Jonathan Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 600 students
    0.7 miles
    11300 Pioneer Trail W
    Chaska, MN 55318
    (952) 556-6500
    0.7 K-5 600

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