Prairieland Elementary School



Prairieland Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairieland Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 97
1 74
2 111
3 100
4 91
5 100
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Prairieland Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Normal, IL in the Mclean County Usd 5 School District. It enrolls 573 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairieland Elementary School is the 481st largest public school in Illinois and the 15,218th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 573
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,218th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 481st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,835th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 752nd out of 2,345

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Prairieland Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 290
(51%)
5,161
(52%)
 Female 283
(49%)
4,828
(48%)

Prairieland Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 477
(83%)
6,634
(66%)
 Two or More 34
(6%)
566
(6%)
 Black 22
(4%)
1,168
(12%)
 Hispanic 22
(4%)
696
(7%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
893
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
19
(0%)

Prairieland Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 491
(86%)
6,767
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 61
(11%)
2,705
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
517
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Prairieland Elementary School is ranked 1,933rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairieland Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Prairieland Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 525
2006 548
2007 552
2008 516
2009 535
2010 599
2011 573
2012 573

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 19.6
2007 19.7
2008 14.7
2009 15.7
2010 19.3
2011 19.1
2012 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10857142857143
2006 0.10036496350365
2007 0.096014492753623
2008 0.12015503875969
2009 0.11214953271028
2010 0.11686143572621
2011 0.13787085514834
2012 0.14310645724258

Compare Prairieland Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.3%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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