Overton Elementary School

Overton Elementary School serves 188 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NE average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Overton Elementary School operates within the Overton School District.

Overview

The student population of 188 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 188 students
Overton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Overton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Overton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less 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 19:1 11:1
Overton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
10%
16%
Overton Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
90%
71%
Overton Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Overton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.18 0.25
Overton Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
31%
34%
Overton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
27%
9%
Overton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 322 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,112 is less than the state average of $13,761. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,525 is less than the state average of $13,000. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Overton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 322 354
Overton School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $5 MM
Overton School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3 MM $5 MM
Overton School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,112 $13,761
Overton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,525 $13,000
Overton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Overton High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lexington Middle School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elm Creek Elementary School (8.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OvertonOverton High School
    401 7th St
    OvertonNE 68863
    (308)987-2424
    0 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 134 students                      
  • Elm CreekElm Creek High School
    230 Calkins
    Elm CreekNE 68836
    (308)856-4300
    8.8 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 140 students                      
  • Elm CreekElm Creek Elementary School
    230 Calkins
    Elm CreekNE 68836
    (308)856-4300
    8.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 179 students                      
  • LexingtonEarly Learning Academy
    1503 Plum Creek Parkway
    LexingtonNE 68850
    (308)324-1841
    10.7 mi | Gr. PK | 217 students                      
  • LexingtonPershing Elementary School
    1104 North Tyler
    LexingtonNE 68850
    (308)324-3765
    10.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 274 students                      

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