Centennial Elementary School

Centennial Elementary School serves 461 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Centennial Elementary School operates within the Columbus School District.

School Overview

The student population of 461 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 461 students
Centennial Elementary School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Centennial Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Centennial Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Centennial Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Centennial Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Hispanic
36%
17%
Centennial Elementary School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
1%
7%
Centennial Elementary School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
61%
69%
Centennial Elementary School White Students (2004-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Centennial Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.26
Centennial Elementary School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
43%
35%
Centennial Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
9%
Centennial Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Columbus School District's student population of 3,756 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,664 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,567 is less than the state average of $13,876. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Columbus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 3,756 352
Columbus School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $5 MM
Columbus School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $5 MM
Columbus School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,664 $15,061
Columbus School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,567 $13,876
Columbus School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Columbus High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Columbus Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Emerson Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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