Morley Elementary School

6800 Monterey Dr
Lincoln, NE 68506
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Morley Elementary School serves 425 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Morley Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 69% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 425 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NE
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Morley Elementary School's student population of 425 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
425 students
This chart display total students of Morley Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Morley Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Morley Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Morley Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Morley Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Morley Elementary School is 0.38, 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
#136 out of 902 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Morley Elementary School, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Morley 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Morley Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Morley Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Morley Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Morley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Morley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
78%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Morley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Morley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Morley Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score
0.38
This chart display the diversity score of Morley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Morley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Morley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Morley Elementary School's ranking?
Morley Elementary School is ranked #136 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska.
What schools are Morley Elementary School often compared to?
Morley Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Eastridge Elementary School, Campbell Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
57% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NE state average).
How many students attend Morley Elementary School?
425 students attend Morley Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Morley Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Morley Elementary School?
Morley Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
What grades does Morley Elementary School offer ?
Morley Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Morley Elementary School part of?
Morley Elementary School is part of Lincoln Public Schools School District.

School Reviews

Review Morley Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Learn about how public schools are making their campuses greener through technology investments, policy changes, and eco-friendly student education.
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Honors or general courses? Find out which type is best for your child's learning environment and GPA.
Public Schools in a Minute
January 27, 2024
Public Schools in a Minute
Explore the diverse world of public schools in a minute! Our brief overview provides a snapshot of the educational landscape, school districts, curriculum, and more. Get a quick glance at the big picture of K-12 education.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 425 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Related School Videos

Quick Links