Prairieview Elementary School

  • Prairieview Elementary School serves 353 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Prairieview Elementary School's student population of 353 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students353 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Prairieview Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Prairieview Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Prairieview Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairieview Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#215 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairieview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairieview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Prairieview Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
20%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Prairieview Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Prairieview Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prairieview Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
66%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Prairieview Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Prairieview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairieview Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.520.67
This chart display the diversity score of Prairieview Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairieview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairieview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSD U-46 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quality of teaching is great! Current principal is more concerned about his job than helping students with special needs. District u-46 is WAY too large, making it difficult to address the needs of individual students, schools and communities. Good parental involvement greatly enhances the quality of this school.
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