Birchcrest Elementary School

1212 Fairfax Dr
Bellevue, NE 68005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Birchcrest Elementary School serves 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Birchcrest 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Birchcrest Elementary School's student population of 362 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Rankings

Birchcrest 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 Birchcrest Elementary School is 0.62, 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
#753 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
41%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
40%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
19%
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Black
13%
7%
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White
57%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBellevue School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Birchcrest Elementary School is Bellevue East Senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Logan Fontenelle Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Twin Ridge Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bellevue Logan Fontenelle Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 506 students
    0.4 miles
    701 Kayleen Dr South
    Bellevue, NE 68005
    (402) 293-4360
    0.4 7-8 506
  • Bellevue Twin Ridge Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 288 students
    0.5 miles
    1400 Sunbury Dr
    Bellevue, NE 68005
    (402) 293-4845
    0.5 PK-6 288
  • Bellevue Wake Robin Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 465 students
    0.5 miles
    700 Lincoln Rd South
    Bellevue, NE 68005
    (402) 293-4955
    0.5 PK-6 465
  • Bellevue Bellevue East Senior High School Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,454 student
    0.6 miles
    1401 High School Dr
    Bellevue, NE 68005
    (402) 293-4150
    0.6 9-12 1,454
  • Bellevue Belleaire Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 295 students
    0.8 miles
    1200 Mission Ave West
    Bellevue, NE 68005
    (402) 293-4510
    0.8 PK-6 295

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