Featured Stories

  • Message from the Head of School
    Dear Parents and Friends of Prairie, This school is a unique and special place, and the thing that makes it so remarkable is the people. Our faculty is made up of hard-working, brilliant, passionate and committed individuals, all who are … Continue reading ...
    Kindergarten Lunch & Learn

    Wednesday, June 28th 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Parents (and kids!) are invited to this special program highlighting the many features setting Prairie apart from other Kindergarten programs in the area. Join us in our Giving Garden for an informational chat … Continue reading

    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




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.