Maxey Elementary School

5200 S 75th St
Lincoln, NE 68516
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Maxey Elementary School serves 670 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (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 78% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Maxey Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Maxey Elementary School's student population of 670 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students670 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Maxey Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Maxey Elementary School is 0.36, 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
#42 out of 913 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
79%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.360.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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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 Maxey Elementary School is Lincoln East High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lux Middle School (1.3 miles away)
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