Cedar Elementary School

  • Cedar Elementary School serves 229 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cedar Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cedar Elementary School's student population of 229 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cedar Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cedar Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#292 out of 918 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
82%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cedar Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
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White
91%
68%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedar Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.170.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeatrice School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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