Fire Ridge Elementary School

  • Fire Ridge Elementary School serves 544 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 98% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 98% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 82%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Fire Ridge 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 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Fire Ridge Elementary School's student population of 544 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students544 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Fire Ridge Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fire Ridge 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fire Ridge Elementary School is 0.13, 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)
Overall School Rankn/a
17%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fire Ridge 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fire Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Fire Ridge Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Fire Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
18%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fire Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
93%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fire Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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 GroupsThis 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 Score0.130.27
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 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
35%
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 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElkhorn School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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