Liberty Elementary School

Liberty Elementary School serves 662 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NE average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Liberty Elementary School operates within the Omaha Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 662 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 662 students
Liberty Elementary School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Liberty Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Liberty Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 11:1
Liberty Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
1%
2%
Liberty Elementary School American Indian (2003-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Liberty Elementary School Asian (2003-2012)
Hispanic
65%
16%
Liberty Elementary School Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
13%
6%
Liberty Elementary School Black (2003-2012)
White
15%
71%
Liberty Elementary School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Liberty Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Liberty Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.25
Liberty Elementary School Diversity Score (2003-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
88%
34%
Liberty Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
9%
Liberty Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 50,403 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Omaha Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
92
2
Number of Students Managed 50,403 352
Omaha Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $551 MM $5 MM
Omaha Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $508 MM $5 MM
Omaha Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,466 $13,761
Omaha Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,581 $13,000
Omaha Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Central High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Intermediate School Residential Treatment Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jackson Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OmahaCentral High School
    124 North 20th St
    OmahaNE 68102
    (402)557-3300
    0.5 mi | 2571 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • OmahaJackson Elementary School
    Special Education School
    620 South 31st St
    OmahaNE 68105
    (402)344-7484
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 271 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • OmahaIntermediate School Residential Treatment Center
    555 North 30th
    OmahaNE 68131
    (402)498-1898
    0.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • OmahaEarly Childhood At Yates Elementary School
    3260 Davenport St
    OmahaNE 68131
    (402)898-9145
    1.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      
  • OmahaCastelar Elementary School
    2316 South 18th St
    OmahaNE 68108
    (402)344-7794
    1.1 mi | 636 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Omaha, NE public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.09, which is lower than the Nebraska average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Omaha is Walnut Hill Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nebraska or national school diversity statistics.