Lewis & Clark Elementary School

  • Lewis & Clark Elementary School serves 251 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Lewis & Clark Elementary School's student population of 251 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lewis & Clark Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lewis & Clark Elementary School is 0.40, which is less 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#657 out of 918 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lewis & Clark 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 Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
76%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
14%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lewis & Clark Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.400.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lewis & Clark 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 NameSO SIOUX CITY COMMUNITY SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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