Harrison Elementary School

  • Harrison Elementary School serves 376 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Harrison Elementary School's student population of 376 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harrison Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harrison Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#674 out of 918 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
22%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
19%
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Black
19%
7%
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White
42%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harrison Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.730.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOmaha Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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