7909 Reed Street
Papillion, NE 68046
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bell Elementary School serves 487 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Bell Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Bell Elementary School's student population of 487 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
487 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Bell Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 904 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bell Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#252 out of 904 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
82%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 487 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32

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