Joslyn Elementary School

  • Joslyn Elementary School serves 477 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (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 52% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Joslyn Elementary School's student population of 477 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joslyn Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joslyn Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#402 out of 918 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Joslyn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
19%
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Black
23%
7%
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White
50%
66%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joslyn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.680.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joslyn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOMAHA PUBLIC SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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