- Prairiecare's student population of 17 students has grown by 54% 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||17 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||3 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Prairiecare's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MN)|
|Overall School Rank||--|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||<50%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||≥50%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1||16:1|
|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
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Rochester Bamber Valley Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 856 students
2001 Bamber Valley Rd Sw
Rochester, MN 55902
(507)328-3003 0.8 PK-5 856
- Rochester Rochester Stem Academy Grades: 9-12 | 106 students
415 16th St Sw
Rochester, MN 55902
(507)281-2381 0.9 9-12 106
- Rochester Care & Treatment Hospital/homebound Grades: K-12 | 4 students
334 16th St Se
Rochester, MN 55904
(507)328-4312 1.3 K-12 4
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