1402 3rd St
Deshler, NE 68340
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Deshler Elementary School serves 114 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Deshler Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 114 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

School Overview

Deshler Elementary School's student population of 114 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
114 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Deshler Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 904 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Deshler Elementary School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#477 out of 904 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
87%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.23
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% NE state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% NE state average).

How many students attend Deshler Elementary School?

114 students attend Deshler Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

87% of Deshler Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Deshler Elementary School?

Deshler Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.

What grades does Deshler Elementary School offer ?

Deshler Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 114 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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