Elkhorn Middle School

  • Elkhorn Middle School serves 431 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (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 70% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Elkhorn Middle School's student population of 431 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students431 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elkhorn Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elkhorn Middle School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. 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#82 out of 918 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
88%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElkhorn Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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