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Calendar of Events

  • May 29, 2017
    Memorial Day Observance (No Classes)
    Starts: 12:00 am
    June 7, 2017
    Last Day of Classes (1/2 Day)
    Starts: 8:30 am
    June 9, 2017
    Upper School Graduation
    Starts: 12:00 am
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Featured Stories

  • Summer Reading Guide 2017

    Welcome to the Summer Reading Guide for 2017. Here, you will find a list of the book choices for your classes, with Amazon links. You will also find instructions and expectations for the activities/projects we would like you to complete … Continue reading

    Do-Seum 2017: Imagine, Create

    Do-Seum Family Night Thursday, May 11th 6-8 p.m.   In preparation for Do-Seum, a grand event that occurs every other year here at Prairie, students and teachers commit several months of research on curriculum topics that connect with the surrounding community … Continue reading

    Tour Guides Needed for Open House Racine County

    Eager to showcase one of the most beautiful school campuses in Wisconsin, Prairie is excited to again participate in the Open House Racine County (OHRC) celebration on Saturday, May 6th. TPS is looking for a few tour guides to help during … Continue reading

    Essay by Prairie Educator Published by Harvard

    Prairie Primary School teacher Christine Henke Mueller recently had her essay “Educating the Heart: Creating Open Minds Through Service and Leadership” published in The Good Project, a research-based organization affiliated with Harvard University and Project Zero. Henke Mueller has been instrumental … Continue reading




Serving students from age 3/pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12, The Prairie School in Racine, Wisconsin, is one of the finest private, independent, college preparatory day schools in the United States. We develop confident, creative, responsible leaders through rigorous academic programs -- complemented by an array of extracurricular offerings in athletics and the arts -- that focus on the whole child. Our students hail from throughout Southeastern Wisconsin -- Kenosha, Oak Creek, Franklin, Union Grove and Somers -- as well as Northern Illinois.