Gomez Heritage Elementary School

5101 S 17th Street
Omaha, NE 68107
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Gomez Heritage Elementary School serves 840 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Gomez Heritage 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 34% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Gomez Heritage Elementary School's student population of 840 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students840 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Gomez Heritage 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 Gomez Heritage 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
#826 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
90%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
7%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
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 Gomez Heritage Elementary School is Omaha South Magnet High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is R M Marrs Magnet Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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