Student council is a great way for young adults to represent their peers and learn what it means to play a role in the leadership of their school. On most occasions, these student-led groups begin at the middle school or … Continue reading
The holidays are almost here, and we’ve got the perfect gift idea! Browse and shop our new Lids Team Sports Sideline Store for Prairie Hawks apparel including hoodies, pullovers, t-shirts, hats and more. With a wide selection of apparel to … Continue reading
Help us feather our turkey! Students and teachers continue their commitment to the Racine County Food Bank (RCFB) in their fight to end hunger in our community. This year’s food drive is scheduled to run Wednesday, November 12 – Friday, … Continue reading
This fall, Prairie’s third graders partnered with the Racine Heritage Museum to plan, research and create exhibits that showcase significant milestones and events that have occurred throughout Prairie’s history over the past 50 years. Displays include historical photos, yearbooks, newspaper … Continue reading
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Testimonials from Students, Teachers, Parents & Alumni
Class of 2011
"My entire college career cost less than one year at Prairie, thanks to scholarships awarded as a result of the skills I learned at Prairie."
Class of 2006
"My Prairie experience prepared me for college, which in turn prepared me for my career. As a writer, I learned the foundation of putting together a solid story in the Prairie classrooms. And while I dreaded our yearly research papers, I still utilize the skills I learned from that writing and researching process today."
"Three words come to my mind when I think about Prairie — pride, professionalism and flexibility."
Filmmaker, Class of 2003
"My 10 years at Prairie - 8 of which I dedicated seriously to the performing arts - have proved an invaluable foundation for a lifelong career as an artist."
"I am amazed by the courteous, professional manner of the faculty members, impressed by the behavior of the students, and pleased with the high expectations set for all."
The Prairie School is an independent private school for students from age 3 through high school (grade 12). Our goal is to develop humane, tolerant, creative, well-schooled, and self-confident young leaders. One of the top college preparatory schools in Southeastern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois. The Prairie School serves students residing in areas including Racine, Kenosha, Oak Creek, Franklin and Winthrop Harbor. Come visit Prairie School today!