What grades do you have at Prairie Creek?

Kindergarten-fifth grade, with a total of 180 students in nine classrooms.

Do all kindergartners need to be five years old?

Yes, by September 1.

What are the school day hours?

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday. 8:15am - 2:30 pm. Wednesday 9:15am - 2:30pm.

Does Prairie Creek have after-school care for students?

Yes. We offer an Extended Day program that runs from 2:30-5:45 pm. The cost is $9 each day when signed up by the due date or $10 per day after original due date.  For late sign-ups please contact a the office to see if there is space available.

What food service does Prairie Creek offer?

Our school lunch program serves a hot meal every day that features fresh fruits and vegetables, hearty entrees and soups, and a variety of pastas and whole grains (students may choose a vegetarian option).

How does transportation to and from school work?

How do we apply for admission to Prairie Creek?

It's simple. Fill out an application.

What is the deadline for applications?

How are the admissions decisions made?

Does Prairie Creek accept students for all grades?

How can I visit the school?

Prairie Creek hosts open houses each year. Watch for dates on our calendar or call our office.

Do you have sibling preference?

How many classrooms are there?

What is the class size at Prairie Creek?

20 students.

Why do you have mixed-grade classrooms?

How is math taught at Prairie Creek?

For a good description of our math curriculum, visit the math + numeracy page.

What is progressive education?

What is a charter school?

What does the word "community" in Prairie Creek Community School mean?