Belmont Elementary School

3425 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE 68521
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Belmont Elementary School serves 749 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 59% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Belmont Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 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 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Belmont Elementary School's student population of 749 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students749 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

Belmont Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Belmont Elementary School is 0.68, which is more 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
#235 out of 913 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
19%
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Black
13%
7%
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White
50%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Belmont Elementary School is University Of Nebraska High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Schoo Middle School (0.8 miles away)
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