Prairie was established in 1979 on 38.6 acres. All of the classroom buildings are original. In 1994, a classroom building, gymnasium, main office remodel and commons were added to the site.
Prairie High School provides a variety of programs and activities for students and the community. Prairie houses a full-time day care for infants and toddlers, as well as pre-school classes. As a comprehensive high school, Prairie offers a variety of career and technical programs: AFROTC, DECA, FBLA, FFA, FCCLA, Computer, Industrial and Auto. In addition to the core academic classes, Prairie offers a variety of classes and programs in art, music, drama, foreign language, sign language and ELL. Prairie participates in the Greater St. Helens Athletic League, as a member of the WIAA, offering a variety of extracurricular sports and activities.
The Battle Ground Public Schools provides equal opportunity in programs and employment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin/language, creed/religion, sex, sexual orientation-including gender identity, disability, or the use of a service animal by a person with a disability, age, marital status, honorably discharged veteran or military status, HIV/Hepatitis C status. The district provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. Contact the following regarding questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Title IX Compliance Officer, 360.885.5481; Title IX Athletic Coordinator 360.885.5500; Section 504/ADA Coordinator 360.885.5318; Compliance Coordinator for State Civil Rights Laws, 360-885-5338; or a letter may be submitted to the designated coordinator at the Battle Ground Public Schools, PO Box 200, Battle Ground, WA 98604.