Atkinson Elementary School

1000 N Main
Atkinson, NE 68713
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Atkinson Elementary School serves 202 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Atkinson 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 202 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Atkinson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Atkinson Elementary School's student population of 202 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Atkinson Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Atkinson Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#118 out of 902 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
21%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
89%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
8%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Atkinson Elementary School's ranking?
Atkinson Elementary School is ranked #118 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NE state average).
How many students attend Atkinson Elementary School?
202 students attend Atkinson Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Atkinson Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Atkinson Elementary School?
Atkinson Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Atkinson Elementary School offer ?
Atkinson Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Atkinson Elementary School part of?
Atkinson Elementary School is part of West Holt Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 202 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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