Crete Elementary School

309 E 11th St
Crete, NE 68333
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Crete Elementary School serves 633 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (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 90% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Crete Elementary School's student population of 633 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students633 students
This chart display total students of Crete Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Crete Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Crete Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Crete Elementary School is 0.52, which is equal to 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
79%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Crete 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
90%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Crete 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Crete Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Crete Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
61%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Crete Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Crete Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
33%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Crete Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Crete Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Crete Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score
0.520.52
This chart display the diversity score of Crete Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Crete Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crete Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCrete School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Crete Elementary School is Crete High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Crete Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crete Intermediate School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Crete Crete High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 575 students
    0.8 miles
    1750 Iris Ave
    Crete, NE 68333
    (402) 826-5811
    0.8 9-12 575
  • Crete Crete Intermediate School Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 394 students
    0.8 miles
    1700 Glenwood Ave
    Crete, NE 68333
    (402) 826-5833
    0.8 3-5 394
  • Crete Crete Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 443 students
    0.9 miles
    1500 E 15th St
    Crete, NE 68333
    (402) 826-5844
    0.9 6-8 443
  • Dorchester Dorchester Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 95 students
    8.6 miles
    506 W 9th
    Dorchester, NE 68343
    (402) 946-2781
    8.6 PK-6 95
  • Dorchester Dorchester High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 76 students
    8.6 miles
    506 W 9th
    Dorchester, NE 68343
    (402) 946-2781
    8.6 7-12 76

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