Carl A Swanson Elementary School

8601 Harney Street
Omaha, NE 68114
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Carl A Swanson Elementary School serves 303 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Carl A Swanson Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Carl A Swanson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Carl A Swanson Elementary School's student population of 303 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students303 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Rankings

Carl A Swanson Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Carl A Swanson Elementary School is 0.48, 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
#25 out of 904 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:112:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
71%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestside Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Carl A Swanson Elementary School is Westside High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lewis & Clark Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loveland Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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