Prairie Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 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
1801 Center Rd
Waukesha, WI 53189
Phone
(262) 970-2205
District
WAUKESHA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
WAUKESHA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
271
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.2% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
64%
46%
68%
40%
59%
51%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
34%
46%
26%
44%
41%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
54%
45%
55%
41%
53%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
15
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 24 8.9%
Kindergarten 29 10.7%
Grade 1 45 16.6%
Grade 2 37 13.7%
Grade 3 49 18.1%
Grade 4 42 15.5%
Grade 5 45 16.6%
Total 271 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.8% 66.2% 72.1%
Black 6.9% 6.0% 9.5%
Hispanic 12.4% 23.7% 12.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 3.9% 4.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.6% 34.8% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.9% 30.5% 34.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 4.3% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 94,290 5,822,434
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,342.2 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.5% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.0% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.6% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 15.7% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 38,407 2,358,156
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.6% 92.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 39.1% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.5% 10.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.7% 15.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 14.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.1% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.9% 13.5%
$15,000 or less 7.5% 9.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,580 $86,086,140 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $539 $7,051,737 4.5%
Staff $662 $8,660,946 5.5%
General Administration $209 $2,734,347 1.7%
School Administration $677 $8,857,191 5.6%
Operation $1,075 $14,064,225 8.9%
Transportation $451 $5,900,433 3.7%
Other $606 $7,928,298 5.0%
Total Support $4,218 $55,184,094 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,294 $16,929,402 10.7%
Total Expenditures $12,093 $158,212,719 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,980 $6,000,585,507 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $574 $493,673,136 4.1%
Staff $612 $525,975,924 4.4%
General Administration $342 $293,843,468 2.4%
School Administration $605 $520,050,235 4.3%
Operation $1,232 $1,058,869,058 8.8%
Transportation $503 $432,761,046 3.6%
Other $599 $515,065,969 4.3%
Total Support $4,467 $3,840,340,196 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,511 $2,158,297,005 18.0%
Total Expenditures $13,957 $11,999,244,891 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%