Elmwood-murdock Elementary School

  • Elmwood-murdock Elementary School serves 266 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Elmwood-murdock Elementary School's student population of 266 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elmwood-murdock Elementary 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 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. 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#8 out of 918 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elmwood-murdock 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
96%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elmwood-murdock Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.080.29
This chart display the diversity score of Elmwood-murdock Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elmwood-murdock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElmwood-murdock Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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