Glenwood Elementary School

8105 9th Ave
Kearney, NE 68845
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Glenwood Elementary School serves 128 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Glenwood Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Glenwood Elementary School's student population of 128 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students128 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Glenwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Glenwood Elementary School is 0.14, 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
#34 out of 913 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Glenwood 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Glenwood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Glenwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.140.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKearney School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Glenwood Elementary School is Kearney High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sunrise Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buffalo Hills Elementary School (2.3 miles away)
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