Centennial Elementary School

  • Centennial Elementary School serves 450 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 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Centennial Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Centennial Elementary School's student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Centennial Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 911 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Centennial Elementary School is 0.51, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#236 out of 911 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Centennial Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Centennial Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Centennial Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
36%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Centennial Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Centennial Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
60%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Centennial Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Centennial Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.510.51
This chart display the diversity score of Centennial Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Centennial Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Centennial Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbus Public Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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