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A personalized public education where children learn
the value of community and the environment
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Environmental Learning

The environment is at the center of everything we do.
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Academic Excellence

Through innovative educational experiences graduates are academically prepared, confident of who they are and environmentally responsible.
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Partner with Parents

We partner with parents to provide children with a personalized education experience, where children learn the value of education, community and the environment.
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Personal Responsibility

Children are empowered to make a positive difference for themselves and their communities.
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Latest News

March Farm to Table Menu

March’s Farm to Table will feature Bulgarian cuisine to follow up our Martenitsa celebration begun earlier in the month. Get ready for some traditional...

March Board and Committee Meetings

Board and Committee Meetings scheduled for March are: Academic Excellence Committee Meeting: Monday, March 13, 2017 @ 6 PM. – Agenda Finance Committee Meeting: Tuesday, March...

Farm to Table Wed. 2/15/17

We are so excited to finish winter on a festive note! We are going to kick off Mardi Gras with some classic southern food....

One Earth Film Festival Comes to PCCS

Hometown Habitat Saturday, March 4, 1:30 p.m. Prairie Crossing School 1531 Jones Point Rd., Grayslake Tickets are Free: RSVP HERE  FILM DESCRIPTION: Hometown Habitat features renowned entomologist...
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Prairie Crossing Charter School Weather


Prairie Crossing Charter School is a free, public school. There are no admission exams or tuition costs to attend for students that reside in Woodland District 50 and Fremont District 79.


Prairie Crossing Charter School is open for 185 days of school attendance a year. Students in 1st through 8th grade attend school from 8am-3:30pm and Kindergarten students attend school from 8am-1pm.