3600 S 215th Street
Elkhorn, NE 68022
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Blue Sage Elementary School serves 357 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Blue Sage Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 90-94% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Blue Sage Elementary School's student population of 357 students has grown by 89% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Blue Sage Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Blue Sage Elementary School is 0.27, 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
#1 out of 904 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
52%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Blue Sage Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
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White
85%
65%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blue Sage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education
Profile last updated: 02/24/2022

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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