Gilder Elementary School

3705 Chandler Rd
Bellevue, NE 68147
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gilder Elementary School serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Gilder Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Gilder Elementary School's student population of 364 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Gilder Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Gilder Elementary School is 0.59, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#781 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
57%
19%
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Black
8%
7%
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White
29%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOmaha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gilder Elementary School is Bryan High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bryan Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pawnee Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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