Culler Middle School

5201 Vine St
Lincoln, NE 68504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Culler Middle School serves 719 students in grades 6-8.
Culler Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 719 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Culler Middle School's student population of 719 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
719 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Rankings

Culler Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Culler Middle School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#787 out of 902 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
21%
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Black
15%
7%
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White
40%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Culler Middle School's ranking?
Culler Middle School is ranked #787 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
What schools are Culler Middle School often compared to?
Culler Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Dawes Middle School, Goodrich Middle School, Moore Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NE state average).
How many students attend Culler Middle School?
719 students attend Culler Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of Culler Middle School students are White, 27% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 10% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Culler Middle School?
Culler Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Culler Middle School offer ?
Culler Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Culler Middle School part of?
Culler Middle School is part of Lincoln Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 719 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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