Prairie Elementary

Excellence in Action

At Prairie Elementary, we provide excellent educational opportunities to more than 1200 students from Early Childhood through Fourth Grade. Educators at Prairie Elementary are extremely dedicated to the young people of this community. Our shared vision encompasses meeting the needs of all learners through establishing a collaborative culture with a focus on learning and results. At Prairie Elementary we use a full range of educational services to respond to the individual learning needs of students. We are devoted to meeting the social, emotional, and academic needs of every student.

We invite you to stay connected and involved with our schools as we work together to ensure success for all children.

  • Student and Parent creating a gingerbread house
  • Students with Grinch hats
  • Student singing with arms raised
  • Students on raisers for music program
  • Students dressed in pajamas holding books
  • Students on a snowpile throwing snowballs
  • Zero the Hero getting hugs from students
  • Zero the Hero in the cafeteria
  • Student with Zero the Hero on the 100th day of school
  • Zero the Hero with classroom of students
  • Zero the Hero with classroom of students

ISD 518 Virtual Calming Room

The ISD 518 Virtual Calming Room provides helpful tools and resources to assist you in managing stressors and regulating your emotions.

News & Updates

  • 4th Grade Open House Band Instrument Display

    On April 28, 2022-2:30-8:00, parent(s) are invited to attend the INSTRUMENT FAIR in the Prairie Elementary School Gym. Rent an instrument through a music store or bring in a used instrument to be checked over. Sign-up for summer band. All new band members are encouraged to participate. Inside… District District Office COVID-19 Dashboard School District… Continue Reading

    April 25, 2022
  • Kindergarten Registration

    Kindergarten Round-upIf you haven’t turned in your registration papers for children who will be Kindergarten students in the fall, please mail them to:Prairie Elementary1700 1st Ave SWWorthington, MN 56187 Inside… District District Office COVID-19 Dashboard School District Policies Human Resources Benefits Health Savings Account and Flex Spending Account Open Enrollment Employee Assistance Program Dental Insurance… Continue Reading

    March 10, 2022
  • Kindergarten Round-up

    Attention Future Prairie KindergartenersPlease join us at Prairie Elementary on Monday, March 28th for Kindergarten Round-up.Chose a time that works for you – 11:00 am or 5:30 pmThe event will be held in the gyms at Prairie Elementary.* Meet Prairie Kindergarten staff* Take fun pictures* Turn in any registration paperwork* Tour the school* Possible bus… Continue Reading

    March 10, 2022
  • Prairie Elementary Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Prairle Elementary Parent/Teacher ConferencesMonday, March 7 3:30-7:30 pmThursday, March 10 3:30 – 7:30 pmFriday, March 11 7:30 am – 3:30 pmPlease call the office or check in with your child’s teacher if you did not receive a card in your child’s backpack with your conference date and time. Inside… District District Office COVID-19 Dashboard School… Continue Reading

    March 9, 2022
  • March 11 – No School for Prairie Elementary

    There will be no school for Prairie Elementary on Friday, March 11 due to parent/teacher conferences. Inside… District District Office COVID-19 Dashboard School District Policies Human Resources Benefits Health Savings Account and Flex Spending Account Open Enrollment Employee Assistance Program Dental Insurance Health Insurance Life Insurance Vision Insurance Leave of Absence Learn From Home Master… Continue Reading

    February 26, 2022

CONTACT INFO

Address:
1700 1st Avenue SW
 Worthington, MN 56187

Phone: 507-727-1250
Fax: 507-727-1255
Attendance Line: 507-727-1272

Email:
 
prairie@isd518.net

Map/Directions

 Principal: Mrs. Meyer
Assistant Principals:
Mr. VanBriesen
Ms. Gjerde

Start time: 8:20 a.m.
Dismissal: 3:15 p.m.

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Excellence in Action
Focused on Learning
Focused on Results
Focused on Collaboration

Standards-Based Report Cards

School Improvement

If you need assistance reading the School Improvement documents, please send a detailed email to technology@isd518.net or contact Mrs. Meyer, Mr. VanBriesen or Ms. Gjerde at 507-727-1250.

Advisory Team

Resources