Mitchell Elementary School

  • Mitchell Elementary School serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Mitchell Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Mitchell Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

  • Mitchell Elementary School's student population of 364 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mitchell Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 911 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mitchell Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. 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#138 out of 911 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mitchell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Mitchell Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mitchell Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mitchell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mitchell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
75%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mitchell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mitchell Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.390.51
This chart display the diversity score of Mitchell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mitchell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mitchell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMitchell Public Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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