Lost Creek Elementary School

3772 33rd Ave
Columbus, NE 68602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Lost Creek Elementary School serves 373 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Lost Creek Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lost Creek Elementary School's student population of 373 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Lost Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Lost Creek Elementary School is 0.47, 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
#254 out of 913 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
31%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
66%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbus School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lost Creek Elementary School is Columbus High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Columbus Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Park Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus North Park Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 309 students
    0.9 miles
    2200 31st St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7070
    0.9 PK-4 309
  • Columbus Pathways Beyond/early Steps To Success Building
    Grades: PK | 14 students
    0.9 miles
    2508 27th Street
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7000
    0.9 PK 14
  • Columbus Columbus High School Math: 46% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,230 student
    1.1 miles
    3434 Discoverer Drive
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7050
    1.1 9-12 1,230
  • Columbus Emerson Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 261 students
    1.3 miles
    2410 20th St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7030
    1.3 PK-4 261
  • Columbus West Park Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 240 students
    1.3 miles
    4100 Adamy St
    Columbus, NE 68602
    (402) 563-7075
    1.3 PK-4 240

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