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  • Olympiad Regional Science Olympiad Results

    On Saturday, January 30, fifty US students represented Prairie at the Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Science Olympiad Competition.  Thirteen teams competed for medals in 28 events as disparate as deciphering hidden messages, measuring the fat content of heavy cream, identifying fossil … Continue reading

    Summer Programs Summer Programs @ Prairie

    The summer of 2016 is fast approaching and it’s not too soon to start making plans! Our offerings continue a long tradition of excellence, enrichment and fun. We are pleased to offer several of our new classes and camps along … Continue reading

    seniorcapstone Senior Capstone: Calling All Professionals

    The seniors of English 12 need your help! Are you a professional in one of the following fields – or know someone who is? Environmentalism or education? Medicine or mathematics? Technology or theater? Film or finance? Physics, philosophy, or psychology? Astrophysics, … Continue reading

    photo 3 Science Olympiad Results

    On Saturday, December 5th, 44 of our Upper School students traveled to Harlem High School in Machesney Park, IL for a Science Olympiad competition against 36 teams, including New Trier, the defending Illinois State Champion. Working primarily in teams of two, … 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.