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.

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

  • Conference and Report Card Information

    Important Conference and Report Card Information for Prairie FamiliesReport cards and conference information will be mailed to you the week of December 7th. In the mailing you will receive information regarding a scheduled conference with your child’s teacher. Conferences will be held via Zoom or phone. Your child will NOT have Distance Learning instruction on… Continue Reading

    December 3, 2020
  • Back to School Conferences Prairie Elementary

    Thursday, August 27, 12:00 pm – 8:00 pmFriday, August 28, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Please attend at the time you have been scheduled. Contact the office for your conference date and time if you didn’t receive a letter by mail. Pay iPad fee School pictures Lunch account One parent/guardian per child. Face masks are… Continue Reading

    August 12, 2020
  • Prairie Summer Mailings

    An important announcement from Prairie Elementary about the new school year’s information.

    June 30, 2020
  • Prairie Packet Pick-Up

    PACKET PICK-UP/DROP-OFF EVENTWednesday, April 15, 2020, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Pick up in the car rider pick-up line in the parking lot EAST of the Prairie gyms Pull up in the circle Give your completed packet to the attendant*Return you packet in the envelope you were given at the last Pick-Up Day. Your envelope… Continue Reading

    April 9, 2020
  • Attention: All Prairie Families

    Important Information for ALL PRAIRIE FAMILIES!Please come to Prairie tomorrow (March 25) between the hours of 7 am and 6 pm to pick up your child’s Distance Learning materials. Your child’s teacher has prepared 3 weeks of learning materials in the event that our closure is extended by Governor Walz.Pick up will be in the… Continue Reading

    March 25, 2020


1700 1st Avenue SW
 Worthington, MN 56187

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



 Principal: Mrs. Meyer
Assistant Principals:
Mr. VanBriesen and Mrs. Mrla

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

Parent Links

Standards-Based Report Cards

School Improvement

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

Advisory Team