Prairiecare places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
- Student Attention Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 10%)
Prairiecare's student population of 18 students has grown by 63% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 200% over five school years.
|School Type||Alternative school|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-12|
|Total Students||18 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||3 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Prairiecare 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 is 0.20, which is less 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 Data||This School||State Level (MN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1104 out of 1793 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1||14:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Rochester Public School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school and middle school to Prairiecare is Rochester Beacon Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bamber Valley Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Rochester Bamber Valley Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 894 students
2001 Bamber Valley Rd Sw
Rochester, MN 55902
(507) 328-3003 0.8 PK-5 894
- Rochester Rochester Stem Academy Grades: 9-12 | 113 students
415 16th St Sw
Rochester, MN 55902
(507) 281-2381 0.9 9-12 113
- Rochester Care & Treatment Hospital/homebound Grades: K-12 | 2 students
334 16th St Se
Rochester, MN 55904
(507) 328-4312 1.3 K-12 2
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