Fire Ridge Elementary School

19660 Farnam St
Elkhorn, NE 68022
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Fire Ridge Elementary School serves 496 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Fire Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fire Ridge Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Fire Ridge Elementary School's student population of 496 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students496 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Fire Ridge Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Fire Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fire Ridge Elementary School is 0.19, which is less 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#5 out of 913 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fire Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
7%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Fire Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fire Ridge Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score
0.190.52
This chart display the diversity score of Fire Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fire Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElkhorn School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fire Ridge Elementary School is Elkhorn High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elkhorn Valley View Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Skyline Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elkhorn Elkhorn High School Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,166 student
    1.1 miles
    1401 Veterans Dr
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-4239
    1.1 9-12 1,166
  • Omaha Elkhorn South High School Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,271 student
    1.1 miles
    20303 Blue Sage Parkway
    Omaha, NE 68130
    (402) 289-0616
    1.1 9-12 1,271
  • Elkhorn Skyline Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 524 students
    1.1 miles
    400 S 210th St
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-3433
    1.1 PK-5 524
  • Elkhorn West Dodge Station Early Ed Center
    Grades: PK | 69 students
    1.1 miles
    18480 California St
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-2773
    1.1 PK 69
  • Elkhorn West Dodge Station Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
    1.1 miles
    18480 California St
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
    (402) 289-2773
    1.1 PK-5 423

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