Kooser Elementary School

Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Kooser Elementary School serves 808 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kooser Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 65% (which is higher 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 30% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kooser Elementary School's student population of 808 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students808 students
This chart display total students of Kooser Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Kooser Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Kooser Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Kooser Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Kooser Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Kooser Elementary School is 0.49, 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
#180 out of 913 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Kooser Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kooser 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)
65%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kooser 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kooser Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kooser Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kooser Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kooser Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
70%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kooser Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Kooser Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kooser Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score
0.490.52
This chart display the diversity score of Kooser Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kooser Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kooser Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kooser Elementary School is North Star High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Schoo Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fredstrom Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lincoln Infant Toddler At Lincoln North Star High School
    Grades: PK | 4 students
    1.8 miles
    5801 N 33 St
    Lincoln, NE 68504
    (402) 436-1305
    1.8 PK 4
  • Lincoln North Star High School Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,140 students
    1.8 miles
    5801 N 33rd St
    Lincoln, NE 68504
    (402) 436-1305
    1.8 9-12 2,140
  • Lincoln Fredstrom Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 469 students
    1.9 miles
    5700 N W 10th
    Lincoln, NE 68521
    (402) 436-1140
    1.9 PK-5 469
  • Lincoln Schoo Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 862 students
    1.9 miles
    700 Penrose Drive
    Lincoln, NE 68521
    (402) 436-1222
    1.9 6-8 862
  • Lincoln Campbell Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 674 students
    2.1 miles
    2200 Dodge St
    Lincoln, NE 68521
    (402) 436-1129
    2.1 PK-5 674

School Reviews

5  
I love looser it is the best everyone is nice ms. Jawlensky is the best principal ever.
- Posted by

Review Kooser Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn why teens appear de-motivated and how you can stimulate their motivation to achieve more in their academic and social endeavors.
Your child's public school could be the scene of asbestos. Learn about the risk factors and what schools have recently been impacted by the presence of asbestos.
While reading, writing, and arithmetic are the foundation of a child's education, financial literacy is growing in importance as well. Learn about public schools that are teaching financial literacy to their students.