Elmwood-murdock Elementary School

Tel: (402)994-2125
  • Elmwood-murdock Elementary School serves 245 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Elmwood-murdock Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.
  • Elmwood-murdock Elementary School operates within the Elmwood-murdock School District.

Top Placements (Nebraska)

Elmwood-murdock Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in Nebraska for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 1%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 1%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Elmwood-murdock Elementary School's student population of 245 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students245 students
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Total Students (1992-2016)
Gender %Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Total Teachers (1992-2016)
Students by GradeElmwood-murdock Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Elmwood-murdock Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 918 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elmwood-murdock Elementary School is 0.04, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
72%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School American Indian Students (1997-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Asian Students (1993-1999)
Hispanic
n/a
18%
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
2%
7%
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Black Students (1994-2016)
White
98%
68%
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School White Students (1992-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsElmwood-murdock Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.040.27
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
35%
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
Elmwood-murdock Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Elmwood-murdock Elementary School is Elmwood-murdock School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 246 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Elmwood-murdock School District's student population of 442 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $14,870 in this district is less than the state average of $16,894. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $17,728 is higher than the state average of $15,659. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four school years.
    School District NameElmwood-murdock School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    2
    Number of Students Managed442311
    Elmwood-murdock School District Students Managed (1995-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
    72%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$6 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$7 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$14,870$16,894
    District Spending / Student$17,728$15,659
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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