Johnson County Central Elem-cook

407 N 1st St
Cook, NE 68392
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Johnson County Central Elem-cook serves 89 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Johnson County Central Elem-cook placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) 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 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Johnson County Central Elem-cook places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Johnson County Central Elem-cook's student population of 89 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students89 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Johnson County Central Elem-cook is ranked within the top 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 Johnson County Central Elem-cook is 0.35, 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
#396 out of 913 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
79%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJohnson County Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Johnson County Central Elem-cook is Johnson County Central High School (9.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Johnson County Central Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cook Johnson County Central Middle School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 120 students
    0.0 miles
    407 N 1st St
    Cook, NE 68392
    (402) 864-4181
    0 6-8 120
  • Tecumseh Johnson County Central El-tecumseh Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 174 students
    9.9 miles
    358 N 6th
    Tecumseh, NE 68450
    (402) 335-3320
    9.9 PK-3 174
  • Tecumseh Johnson County Central High School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 155 students
    9.9 miles
    358 N 6th
    Tecumseh, NE 68450
    (402) 335-3328
    9.9 9-12 155
  • Syracuse Elementary School At Syracuse Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 296 students
    10.1 miles
    550 7th St
    Syracuse, NE 68446
    (402) 269-2382
    10.1 PK-3 296
  • Syracuse High School At Syracuse Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 216 students
    10.5 miles
    1500 Education Dr
    Syracuse, NE 68446
    (402) 269-2381
    10.5 9-12 216

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