Columbian Elementary School

330 S 127th St
Omaha, NE 68154
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Columbian Elementary School serves 271 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Columbian 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Columbian Elementary School's student population of 271 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students271 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Columbian Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Columbian 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
#34 out of 913 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
19%
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Black
10%
7%
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White
71%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOmaha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Columbian Elementary School is Burke High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beveridge Magnet Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crestridge Magnet Center (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Omaha Burke High School Math: 38% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,040 students
    0.4 miles
    12200 Burke Blvd
    Omaha, NE 68154
    (402) 557-3200
    0.4 9-12 2,040
  • Boys Town Boys Town Intervention/assessment Interim Program Alternative School

    0.9 miles
    178 Sudyka
    Boys Town, NE 68010
    (402) 498-7273
    0.9 n/a n/a
  • Omaha Crestridge Magnet Center Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 423 students
    0.9 miles
    818 Crestridge Rd
    Omaha, NE 68154
    (402) 697-1185
    0.9 PK-6 423
  • Boys Town Rtc 1 Alternative School

    0.9 miles
    10480 Hospital Road
    Boys Town, NE 68010
    (402) 498-7273
    0.9 n/a n/a
  • Omaha Beveridge Magnet Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 622 students
    1.1 miles
    1616 S 120th St
    Omaha, NE 68144
    (402) 557-4000
    1.1 7-8 622

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