Alda Public School (Closed 2018)

206 W 3rd St Po Box 146
Alda, NE 68810
Alda Public School served 39 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students39 students
This chart display total students of Alda Public School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Alda Public School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Alda Public School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alda Public School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Alda Public School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 1990-91 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alda Public School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
Hispanic
26%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alda Public School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
White
74%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alda Public School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alda Public School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score
0.390.52
This chart display the diversity score of Alda Public School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alda Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
36%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alda Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlda Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alda Public School is Central Ne Support Service Program (6.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cedar Hollow School (2.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Island Cedar Hollow School Math: 67% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 357 students
    2.9 miles
    4900 S Engleman Rd
    Grand Island, NE 68803
    (308) 385-6306
    2.9 PK-8 357
  • Grand Island Shoemaker Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 375 students
    4.6 miles
    4160 W Old Potash Hwy
    Grand Island, NE 68803
    (308) 385-5936
    4.6 PK-5 375
  • Grand Island Westridge Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 681 students
    5.4 miles
    4111 W 13th St
    Grand Island, NE 68803
    (308) 385-5886
    5.4 6-8 681
  • Grand Island Engleman Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 530 students
    5.6 miles
    1812 Mansfield Rd
    Grand Island, NE 68803
    (308) 385-5902
    5.6 PK-5 530
  • Grand Island Early Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 322 students
    5.9 miles
    4360 W Capital Ave
    Grand Island, NE 68803
    (308) 385-5655
    5.9 PK 322
Recent Articles
Join the debate igniting in public schools regarding the role of religion in education. Should all religions be incorporated, or should religion be omitted to avoid any potential indoctrination?
Learn about the benefits associated with vocational education at public high schools, including high-demand career opportunities and improved learning for kinetic and active students.
June 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.