Meadows Elementary School

  • Meadows Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Meadows Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Meadows Elementary School's student population of 334 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meadows Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Meadows Elementary School is 0.62, which is more 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#518 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Meadows Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
28%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Meadows Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Meadows Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
54%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Meadows Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.620.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Meadows Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRalston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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