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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 188 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Overton Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Overton Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 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 Hispanic (1990-2013)
White
90%
71%
Overton Elementary School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Overton Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Overton 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.
0.18 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 9% over five years.
School District Name Overton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 322 354
District Total Revenue $3 MM $5 MM
District Spending $3 MM $5 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,112 $13,761
District Spending / Student $11,525 $13,000
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 Students Grades
  • OvertonOverton High School
    401 7th St
    OvertonNE 68863
    (308)987-2424
    0 mi | 134 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Elm CreekElm Creek High School
    230 Calkins
    Elm CreekNE 68836
    (308)856-4300
    8.8 mi | 140 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Elm CreekElm Creek Elementary School
    230 Calkins
    Elm CreekNE 68836
    (308)856-4300
    8.8 mi | 179 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • LexingtonEarly Learning Academy
    1503 Plum Creek Parkway
    LexingtonNE 68850
    (308)324-1841
    10.7 mi | 217 students | Gr. PK                      
  • LexingtonPershing Elementary School
    1104 North Tyler
    LexingtonNE 68850
    (308)324-3765
    10.8 mi | 274 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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