#2 West 6th Rd
Giltner, NE 68841
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Giltner Elementary School serves 91 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Giltner Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Giltner Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Giltner Elementary School's student population of 91 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
91 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Giltner Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 904 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Giltner Elementary School is 0.08, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#285 out of 904 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
96%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 91 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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