Lothrop Magnet Center

  • Lothrop Magnet Center serves 254 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Lothrop Magnet Center's student population of 254 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lothrop Magnet Center's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lothrop Magnet Center is 0.52, 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#880 out of 918 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
19%
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Black
67%
7%
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White
10%
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 Lothrop Magnet Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.520.53
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
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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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