Emerson Elementary School

700 Black Hills
Alliance, NE 69301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Emerson Elementary School serves 268 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Emerson Elementary School's student population of 268 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students268 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Emerson Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
59%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlliance School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Emerson Elementary School is Alliance High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Alliance Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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