Morton Magnet Middle School

  • Morton Magnet Middle School serves 747 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Morton Magnet Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Morton Magnet Middle School's student population of 747 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students747 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morton Magnet Middle 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 Morton Magnet Middle School is 0.69, 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#829 out of 913 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
19%
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Black
40%
7%
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White
37%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.690.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOmaha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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