Ackerman Elementary School

5110 S 156th St
Omaha, NE 68135
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ackerman Elementary School serves 480 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ackerman Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Ackerman Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Ackerman Elementary School's student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Ackerman Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ackerman Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#115 out of 913 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
81%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMillard School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ackerman Elementary School is Millard South High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Harry Andersen Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Omaha Harry Andersen Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 936 students
    0.7 miles
    15404 Adams St
    Omaha, NE 68137
    (402) 715-8440
    0.7 6-8 936
  • Omaha Millard South High School Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,360 students
    0.8 miles
    14905 Q St
    Omaha, NE 68137
    (402) 715-8268
    0.8 9-12 2,360
  • Omaha Black Elk Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
    1.0 miles
    6708 S 161 Ave
    Omaha, NE 68135
    (402) 715-6200
    1 PK-5 527
  • Omaha Neihardt Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 646 students
    1.0 miles
    15130 Drexel
    Omaha, NE 68137
    (402) 715-8360
    1 PK-5 646
  • Omaha Willowdale Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
    1.0 miles
    16901 P St
    Omaha, NE 68135
    (402) 715-8280
    1 PK-5 433

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