Prairie Elementary School

Serves grades 1 - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1530 Brandywyn Ln
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Phone
(847) 634-3144
District
KILDEER COUNTRYSIDE CCSD 96
County
LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
423
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.5% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Prairie Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 37
Proficiency in Reading 66 37
Proficiency in Math 78 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 34
Proficiency in Reading 79 38
Proficiency in Math 75 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 32
Proficiency in Reading 75 35
Proficiency in Math 86 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.78
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.95
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 1 65 15.4%
Grade 2 74 17.5%
Grade 3 102 24.1%
Grade 4 92 21.7%
Grade 5 90 21.3%
Total 423 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 49.4% 56.7% 50.5%
Black 0.2% 1.5% 17.6%
Hispanic 4.5% 8.9% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 45.9% 32.7% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.4% 10.0% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 7.7% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.5% 2.3% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 23,600 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,285.5 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.1% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.4% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.7% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 11.8% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,811 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.4% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 70.1% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 47.1% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.6% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.4% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.8% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.8% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.4% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 2.8% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,883 $31,250,046 45.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,242 $3,927,204 5.8%
Staff $910 $2,877,420 4.2%
General Administration $987 $3,120,894 4.6%
School Administration $867 $2,741,454 4.0%
Operation $1,436 $4,540,632 6.7%
Transportation $1,129 $3,569,898 5.2%
Other $928 $2,934,336 4.3%
Total Support $7,499 $23,711,838 34.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,179 $13,213,998 19.4%
Total Expenditures $21,561 $68,175,882 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%