Maxey Elementary School

5200 S 75th St
Lincoln, NE 68516
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Maxey Elementary School serves 689 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Maxey Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 689 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Maxey Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

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School Overview

Maxey Elementary School's student population of 689 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
689 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Maxey Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Maxey Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#58 out of 902 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
21%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
76%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Maxey Elementary School's ranking?
Maxey Elementary School is ranked #58 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Nebraska.
What schools are Maxey Elementary School often compared to?
Maxey Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Kloefkorn Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 70% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NE state average).
How many students attend Maxey Elementary School?
689 students attend Maxey Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Maxey Elementary School students are White, 14% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Maxey Elementary School?
Maxey Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Maxey Elementary School offer ?
Maxey Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Maxey Elementary School part of?
Maxey Elementary School is part of Lincoln Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 689 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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