Bancroft Elementary School

2724 Riverview Blvd
Omaha, NE 68108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bancroft Elementary School serves 781 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bancroft Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Bancroft Elementary School's student population of 781 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students781 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Bancroft Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Bancroft Elementary School is 0.43, 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
#857 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
73%
19%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
20%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.430.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOmaha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bancroft Elementary School is Transition Program At Unmc Nebraska Medicine (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is R M Marrs Magnet Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Castelar Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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